By Jimmy Carter
At 90, Jimmy Carter displays on his private and non-private lifestyles with a frankness that's disarming. He provides element and emotion approximately his adolescence in rural Georgia that he defined in his awesome An Hour sooner than 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 existence two times serving on submarines and his notable interview with Admiral Rickover. He describes the profound impact his mom had on him, and the way he fashionable his father even supposing he didn’t emulate him. He admits that he determined to hand over the military and later input politics with no consulting his spouse, Rosalynn, and the way appalled he's in retrospect.
In his “warm and particular memoir” (Los Angeles Times), Carter tells what he's happy with and what he may perhaps do in a different way. 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 lucrative careers. he's frank concerning the presidents who've succeeded him, international leaders, and his passions for the motives he cares so much approximately, really 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 outstanding guy. Jimmy Carter has lived one in all our nice American lives—from rural obscurity to international reputation, common appreciate, and contentment. A complete Life is a rare learn from a “force to be reckoned with” (Christian technology Monitor).
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A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carter