Obama Writing Foreword for Nelson Mandela's Book

June 10, 2010 - 7:52 AM
New York (AP) - From one Nobel winner to another: President Barack Obama is writing a foreword to Nelson Mandela's new book.
 
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux announced Wednesday that Obama will contribute to Mandela's "Conversations With Myself." It is a collection of diaries, journals and other personal materials of the former South African president and apartheid foe.
 
The book comes out Oct. 12.