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AnnotatedBibliography

1.AfricanNationalCongress(ANC)."EncyclopaediaBritannica.N.p.:Encyclopaedia
Britannica,2011.15.EncyclopaediaBritannicaOnlineSchoolEdition.Web.12Nov.2012.
<http://school.eb.com/eb/article9003946?query=nelson%20mandela&ct=null>.

Annotation:ThisarticleisaboutwhattheAfricanNationalCongressactuallyis.Ittalksaboutall
theproblemsthatNelsonMandelafacedwhentryingtogettheorganizationtogether.This
sourceisreallyreliablebecauseitsinformationisbasedsolelyonrealfacts.

2.Arias,Oscar."NelsonMandela,NobelPeacePrize,SouthAfricanPresident:YouthFor
HumanRightsChampion."NelsonMandela,NobelPeacePrize,SouthAfricanPresident:Youth
ForHumanRightsChampion.YouthforHumanRightsInternational,20022014.Web.23Nov.
2014.

Annotation:InthissourceitinformsusabouttheresistancethatNelsonMandelaheldupand
howhedidntwanttogiveuphispositioninthepoliticsbecausehelovedwhathedidthat
much.ThiscanbeusefultothetopicbecauseitshowshowNelsonMandeladidntgiveupand
evenafterallthoseyearsofimprisonmenthestillfoughtbackwithpolitics.

3."BiographyofNelsonMandela."BiographyNelsonMandelaFoundation.NelsonMandela
Foundation,2014.Web.23Nov.2014.

Annotation:ThissourceisanimagethatshowsNelsonMandelaandothermembersata
university.Thiscanbeimportantbecauseitshowshisinvolvementwithwhitepeopleandhis
fightforequalityforAfricans.

4.History.comStaff."Apartheid."History.A&ETelevisionNetworks,2010.Web.12Dec.
2014.

Annotation:Thissourceinformsusabouthowtheapartheidsystemcametobeandtherules
regardingthesystem.ThisisimportantbecauseapartheidwasthebiggestissuethatNelson
Mandelahelpedfightagainstandintheendheendeduphelpingaccomplishthatgoal.

5.Mandela,NelsonR.""IAmPreparedToDie"""IAmPreparedtoDie"(NelsonMandela's
StatementattheRivoniaTrialin1964).JSTOR,20002014.Web.20Nov.2014.

Annotation:InthisarticleNelsonMandelatalksabouttheequalitythatAfricansdeserveandhe
alsomentionstheANCorganizationthathewaspartof.Thishelpswiththetopicbecauseit
helpsthereaderunderstandwhatNelsonMandeladidandfoughther.

6."NelsonMandela'sAddresstoaRallyinCapeTownonHisReleasefromPrison."African
NationalCongress.ANC,n.d.Web.14Nov.2012.<http://www.anc.org.za/show.php?id=4520>.

Annotation:ThisarticleisadirectspeechfromNelsonMandela.Hetalksaboutwhatheis
thankfulforandwhathappenedwhilebeinginprison.Howitchangedhim.Thissourceisreally
importantbecauseitgivesusabetterunderstandingonwhatNelsonMandelafelt?

7."NelsonRolihlahlaMandela."EncyclopediaofWorldBiography.Detroit:Gale,1998.Student
ResourcesinContext.Web.17Nov.2014.

Annotation:ThisarticletalksabouthowNelsonMandelaroseuptopoliticsandhowhetried
everythingtodestroyapartheidinaverypeacefulway.Thisisimportanttototheproject
becausethewaythatNelsonMandelatriedtobringequalitywasinpeacefulmanners.

8."NelsonMandela."History.com.A&ETelevisionNetworks,2012.Web.8Dec.2012.

Annotation:Thissourceshowshowhelivedinbriefdescriptionsandallofhisaccomplishments.
IthinkthissourceisimportantbecauseitdescribesNelsonMandelaslifeanditsin
chronologicalorder.

9.Tambo,Oliver."NoEasyWalktoFreedom."Anc.org.za.ANC,1June1965.Web.3Dec.
2012.<http://www.anc.org.za/show.php?id=4275>.

Annotation:Tambo,OliverwasaclosefriendtoNelsonMandelaandthatmakesthissources
completelyreliableandcredible.HeusesdirectquotesfromNelsonMandelahimself.Oliver
Tambowasaleaderhimself,andhecanrelatetoNelsonasaleadertoo.

10."NelsonMandelaChildhood."NelsonMandelaChildhood.NelsonMandelas.com,n.d.Web.
11Jan.2015.<http://www.nelsonmandelas.com/nelsonmandelabirthchildhood.php>.

Annotation:ThiswebsiteshowsNelsonMandela'schildhoodandthepeopleinhislife.Ithink
thisisimportantinformationtoseewherehecamefromandwhoinfluencedhimtodowhathe
wasfamouslyknowfor.

11.People'sMagazine."BOYLEADER."NelsonMandelaDead:HisLifeinPhotos:
People.com.TimeInc.,18July2013.Web.14Jan.2015.

Annotation:Thissourceisveryreliableandinformationalaswellbecauseitgivesusalookat
NelsonMandela'slifeinpictures.Itrepresentsatimelineofhisyearswithpicturesandhowhe
evolvedandIthinkit'simportanttonotethat.

12.Walker,MarlonA."NelsonMandela'sLegacyRecalledatDetroitTribute."DetroitFree
Press.DetroitFreePress,15Dec.2013.Web.14Jan.2015.

Annotation:

13.Davidson,KavithaA."ApartheidHistoryTimeline:OnNelsonMandela'sDeath,ALook
BackAtSouthAfrica'sLegacyOfRacism(PHOTOS)."TheHuffingtonPost.
TheHuffingtonPost.com,5Dec.2013.Web.14Jan.2015.

Annotation:Ithinkthatthissourceisverysignificantbecauseitshowshowpeopleofcolorwere
disrespectedandnottreatedwithequality.Theywerenotallowedtogovisitfamilyplaces,like
thebeach.Tomepersonallythatsaysalotabouthowthecustomshavechanged.

14.Chokshi,Monal."TheHistoryofApartheidinSouthAfrica."TheHistoryofApartheidin
SouthAfrica.CSD,1995.Web.11Jan.2015.

Annotation:Thissourceisimportantbecauseitisadatatablethatshowsthepopulationofboth
whitesandblacks.Itshowshowtherewasablackmajority,butwhiteswerestillincontrolof
theirgovernmentandallthedecisionsbeingmade.Tomethatshowshowtheywerenottaken
intoconsiderationandtherewasnoequalitybetweenbothpeople.

15."MandelaLaunchestheElders."Southafrica.info.BigMedia,19July2007.Web.8Dec.
2012.<http://www.southafrica.info/mandela/theelders.htm>

Annotation:ThiswebsitewasveryreliableandithelpedusgetabetterideaofwhatNelson
MandeladidafterPrison.