Goldberg, Denis: Der Auftrag – Ein Leben für die Freiheit. Berlin/Hamburg Assoziation A, 2010
Denis Goldberg was born in Cape Town in 1933 as the son of Jewish immigrants from Lithuania. He is a companion of Nelson Mandela’s and together they fought the apartheid regime in South Africa. In 1961, he joined the ANS armed liberation movement. Two years later he was arrested and together with Nelson Mandela sentenced to life imprisonment. In this book an inveterate optimist tells the story of his own and his country’s long journey towards freedom.