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Winnie and Nelson : portrait of a marriage / Jonny Steinberg.


"From one of South Africa's foremost nonfiction writers, a deeply researched, shattering new account of Nelson Mandela's relationship with Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Drawing on never-before-seen material, Steinberg reveals the fractures and stubborn bonds at the heart of a volatile and ground-breaking union, a very modern political marriage which was performed on the world stage." -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525656852
  • ISBN: 0525656855
  • Physical Description: xxii, 550 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-526) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Nelson: Early years -- Winnie: Early years -- Johannesburg -- Prison-detention -- Brandfort-Pollsmoor -- Headlong -- Ends.
Subject: Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 > Marriage.
Mandela, Winnie > Marriage.
Anti-apartheid activists > South Africa > Biography.
Women anti-apartheid activists > South Africa > Biography.
Political prisoners > South Africa > Biography.
Political prisoners' spouses > South Africa > Biography.
Politicians > South Africa > Biography.
Women politicians > South Africa > Biography.
South Africa > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
Informational works.
Illustrated works.

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library 968.07 STEINBERG 2023 (Text) 0001012514209 Nonfiction Available -

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