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This amazing collection of sound tells the story of Nelson Mandela and the struggle against apartheid. Included are a rare recording of the 1964 trial that resulted in Mandela's life sentence; a visit between Mandela and his wife, Winnie secretly recorded by a prison guard; marching songs of guerilla soldiers; Government propaganda films, and pirate radio broadcasts from the African National Congress. Also, interviews with former ANC activists, National Party politicians, army generals, Robben Island prisoners and ordinary witnesses to history.

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