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Author Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Title An hour before daylight : memories of a rural boyhood / Jimmy Carter.
Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.
Book Jacket
 Main Collection  E873 .C36 2001    AVAILABLE


Call # E873 .C36 2001
Phys. Description 284 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Summary The former president offers an account of growing up on a Georgia farm during the Depression and provides profiles of the people who shaped his life.
Contents Land, Farm, and Place -- Sharecropping as a Way of Life -- Hard Times, and Politics -- My Life as a Young Pup -- My Mama and Daddy -- Boiled Peanuts in Plains -- Breaking Ground, to Be a Man -- Learning More About Life -- Learning About Sin -- The Carters of Georgia -- The Navy Versus Plains.
Subject Carter, Jimmy, 1924- -- Childhood and youth.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Farmers -- Georgia -- Plains -- Biography.
Plains (Ga.) -- Biography.
Plains (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Country life -- Georgia -- Plains -- History -- 20th century.
Plains Region (Ga.) -- Rural conditions.
ISBN 0743211936
0743211995 (pbk.)
9780743211994 (pbk.)