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Springboks (Rugby team)

Overview
Works: 266 works in 420 publications in 8 languages and 8,439 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films 
Classifications: DT1949.M35, 306.4830968
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Most widely held works by Springboks (Rugby team)
Invictus : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation by John Carlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being released from prison and winning South Africa's first free election, Nelson Mandela presided over a country still deeply divided by fifty years of apartheid. His plan was ambitious if not far-fetched: Use the national rugby team, the Springboks--long an embodiment of white supremacist rule--to embody and engage a new South Africa as they prepared to host the 1995 World Cup. The string of wins that followed not only defied the odds, but capped Mandela's miraculous effort to bring South Africans together in a hard-won, enduring bond
Springbok sage : isolasiejare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Afrikaans and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Invictus : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation
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Springbok (Rugby team)

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