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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter : the Georgia years, 1924-1974

Auteur : E Stanly Godbold
Éditeur : Oxford [U.K.] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Édition/format :   Livre : Biographie : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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"This dual biography of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, the thirty-ninth President of the United States and his wife, chronicles the unique political and business relationship of a couple who together rose from obscurity to national and international power. His life in an isolated, prosperous, locally powerful, Baptist farm family prepared him for a career in public service and business. Rosalynn came from a more modest,  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Nonfiction
Biography
Personne nommée : Jimmy Carter; Rosalynn Carter
Type d’ouvrage : Biographie
Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : E Stanly Godbold
ISBN : 9780199753444 019975344X
Numéro OCLC : 548626358
Description : x, 355 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contenu : Introduction: The Carters and the Smiths --
A Boy in Archery --
A Girl in Plains --
School Years --
Annapolis --
Navy couple --
The Shadow of Mr. Earl --
The emergence of Rosalynn --
First campaign --
Politics and business --
Reach for the Governorship, 1966 --
Born again, running again --
A conservative progressive --
"A trace of demagoguery" --
"Enigma and contradiction" --
Georgians at home --
The Trail of Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Rosalynn in power --
Phoenix rising --
Georgians abroad --
Jimmy, God, and fortune.
Responsabilité : E. Stanly Godbold, Jr.
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This dual biography of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, the thirty-ninth President and his wife, chronicles their personal and professional relationships, business and political success, and rise to  Lire la suite...

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