By Jimmy Carter
At 90, Jimmy Carter displays on his private and non-private existence with a frankness that's disarming. He provides aspect and emotion approximately his early life in rural Georgia that he defined in his incredible An Hour prior to Daylight. He writes approximately racism and the isolation of the Carters. He describes the brutality of the hazing routine at Annapolis, and the way he approximately misplaced his lifestyles two times serving on submarines and his striking interview with Admiral Rickover. He describes the profound impression his mom had on him, and the way he renowned his father although he didn’t emulate him. He admits that he made up our minds to surrender the army and later input politics with out consulting his spouse, Rosalynn, and the way appalled he's in retrospect.
In his “warm and distinct memoir” (Los Angeles Times), Carter tells what he's pleased with and what he could do otherwise. He discusses his remorse at wasting his re-election, yet how he and Rosalynn driven on and made a brand new existence and moment and 3rd profitable careers. he's frank concerning the presidents who've succeeded him, global leaders, and his passions for the factors he cares so much approximately, relatively the of girls and the disadvantaged humans of the constructing world.
“Always hot and human…even inspirational” (Buffalo News), A complete Life is a smart and relocating glance again from this striking guy. Jimmy Carter has lived one in all our nice American lives—from rural obscurity to international status, common recognize, and contentment. A complete Life is a unprecedented learn from a “force to be reckoned with” (Christian technological know-how Monitor).
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A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carter