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The Presidency of James Earl Carter, Jr. (American Presidency Series) by Burton I. Kaufman

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Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English


  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Carter, Jimmy,,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Politics and government,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • 1977-1981,
  • United States,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • 1924-

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7763218M
ISBN 100700614710
ISBN 109780700614714

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Oct 31,  · During these years, the Carters also had three sons: John William (born ), James Earl Carter III () and Donnel Jeffrey (). The Carters later had a daughter, Amy, born in Dec 13,  · The Glorious Burden: The History of the Presidency and Presidential Elections from George Washington to James Earl Carter, Jr. Revised Edition5/5(6). James Earl Carter is born Jimmy was born as James Earl Carter in a small Georgia town. He was the first American president born in a hospital. Jimmy's education Jimmy attended high school and later Georgia Southwestern College. Eventually he went on to . Jul 04,  · “James Earl Carter, Jr., was born on October 1, , in Plains, Georgia, a town of some people in the deeply segregated South,” the book opens. Easy to .