Book Discussion on Anatomy of a Miracle: The End of Apartheid

Ms. Waldmeir spoke about her new book, Anatomy of A Miracle: The End of Apartheid and the Birth of the New South Africa. She talked… read more

Ms. Waldmeir spoke about her new book, Anatomy of A Miracle: The End of Apartheid and the Birth of the New South Africa. She talked about her experiences as a journalist in the midst of an unprecedented change from white rule to black rule in South Africa. In her book, she attempts to explain how the blacks and whites grew to trust each other, focusing on F.W. de Klerk and Nelson Mandela. Following her prepared remarks, she took questions from the audience. close

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  • Joanne J. Myers Director Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs->Merrill House Programs
  • Patti Waldmeir Bureau Chief (Former) Financial Times->Johannesburg, South Africa

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Book Discussion on Anatomy of a Miracle: The End of Apartheid

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Program ID:
80111-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 3, 1997
Last Aired:
May 4, 1997

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  • May 03, 1997 | 9:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 1997 | 12:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 1997 | 6:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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