The autobiography of a man that needs no introduction. The riveting memoirs of one of the most outstanding moral and political leaders of our time. Mandela brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape his destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting these memoirs tell the story of his hardship, resiliance and eventual triumph. It also eloquently captures the political backdrop and sheds light on the socio-political reality of Apartheid.