03694cam a2200709Ia 4500
9780743212205 large print) $62.00
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An hour before daylight : memories of a rural boyhood
by Simon & Schuster, New York :
460 pages (large print) : illustrations, map, portraits ; 25 cm
Land, farm, and place -- Sharecropping as a way of life -- Hart 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.
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.