Author(s): Nelson Mandela
- Mandela's biography, Long Walk to Freedom (LB, 1995), was an international bestseller and has sold nearly 300,000 copies in hardcover and paperback combined. It is in its 10th paperback printing and has been translated into more than 20 languages. - With over 100 speeches, the book is organized thematically, with Mandela expressing his views on politics, religion, education, health care, and nation building. - Mandela continues to be an active presence on the world scene as a diplomat and philanthropist. Recently, he helped organize an international benefit concert for victims of AIDS.