A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety

A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety

Jimmy Carter


“A hot and distinct memoir.” —Los Angeles Times

Jimmy Carter, thirty-ninth President, Nobel Peace Prize winner, overseas humanitarian, fisherman, displays on his complete and chuffed existence with satisfaction, humor, and some moment thoughts.

At 90, Jimmy Carter displays on his private and non-private lifestyles with a frankness that's disarming. He provides aspect and emotion approximately his adolescence in rural Georgia that he defined in his impressive 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 impression his mom had on him, and the way he renowned his father even if he didn’t emulate him. He admits that he determined to surrender the military and later input politics with no consulting his spouse, Rosalynn, and the way appalled he's in retrospect.

In A complete Life, Carter tells what he's pleased with and what he may do otherwise. He discusses his remorse at wasting his re-election, yet how he and Rosalynn driven on and made a brand new lifestyles and moment and 3rd profitable careers. he's frank in regards to the presidents who've succeeded him, international leaders, and his passions for the motives he cares so much approximately, fairly the of girls and the disadvantaged humans of the constructing world.

This is a sensible and relocating glance again from this extraordinary guy. Jimmy Carter has lived one among our nice American lives—from rural obscurity to international popularity, common appreciate, and contentment. A complete Life is a unprecedented learn.

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