Rivonia's children: three families and the cost of conscience in white South Africa

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
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1999.
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English
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Frankel, a staff writer and editor for The Washington Post , tells the story of a handful of white activists, many of them Jewish, who risked their lives to combat apartheid in South Africa during the 1960s. Their underground headquarters was in Rivonia, a Johannesburg suburb, and it was there that their dream of revolution was shattered after a police raid in 1963. Nelson Mandela and nine others were tried for sabotage, leading to the birth of another generation of activists and the miracle of racial reconciliation. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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subject_facet South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1948-1994, South Africa -- Race relations
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