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    DescriptionNelson Mandela, the Nobel Laureate for Peace, gathers Africa's most cherished folktales, with the specific hope that Africa's oldest stories, as well as a few new ones, will be perpetuated by future generations and be appreciated by children throughout the world. Through this project, these tales that have been handed down by Africans from generation to generation are returned to their original oral form in new readings by an international cast of celebrities, such as: Nobel laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, Whoopi Goldberg, Alan Rickman and Samuel L. Jackson. Some are as old as African civilization itself, including tales from the San and Khoi, the original hunter-gatherers and livestock herders of southern Africa. Translated into English and other European languages chiefly in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries from their original languages, these folktales are a testament to the craft of storytelling and the power of myth.


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    Title
    Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nelson Mandela
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Number of pages: 1
    Width: 126 mm
    Height: 141 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 162 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781600246661
    ISBN 10: 1600246664
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.3
    BIC E4L: SST
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: FYB
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    DC22: FIC
    BIC subject category V2: FQ
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Theme: CULT/AFRICN
    B&T Book Type: EF
    B&T General Subject: 214
    BISAC V2.8: SOC011000
    Libri: ENGM1090
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 09
    Ingram Subject Code: JN
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 65
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 51400
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: X01800800
    DC21: 398.2096
    BISAC V2.8: JUV012020
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 398.2096
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000
    LC classification: PZ8.1 .N28 2009
    Libri: HOER2047, MAER2058, MAER2008
    Thema V1.0: FN, FYB
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    Little, Brown & Company
    Imprint name
    Hachette Audio
    Publication date
    03 September 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Nelson Mandela became the democratically elected, first black president of the republic of South Africa on 27 April 1994. He died on 5 December 2013.