Synopses & Reviews
In this urgent, timely, and passionate book, Nobel Peace Laureate and former President Jimmy Carter argues that the present moment is a unique time for achieving peace in the Middle Eastand#8212;and he offers a bold and comprehensive plan to do just that.
and#8220;Its most important intended reader should take seriouslyandlt;BRandgt; Carterand#8217;s advice to pursue peace.and#8221; and#8212;The New York Times Book Review
and#8220;Balanced, deeply felt. . . a thoughtful and much needed addition to the discourse. . . Eschews the partisan recriminations and historical gerrymandering that typify most discussions of the conflict. . . . Carter offers a pragmatic solution. . . . If only everyone involved in this issue were as considered and optimistic as Jimmy Carter.and#8221; and#8212;San Francisco Chronicle
and#8220;As always, his is a voice to be listened to.and#8221; and#8212;Booklist
"Carter is illuminating and inspiring in this knowledgeable insider's history."
and#8220;Carter is illuminating and inspiring in this knowledgeable insiderand#8217;s history.and#8221;andlt;BRandgt; and#8212;Publishers Weekly
In this urgent, timely, and passionate book, Nobel Peace Laureate and former President Jimmy Carter argues that the present moment is a unique time for achieving peace in the Middle East--and he offers a bold and comprehensive plan to do just that.
About the Author
Jimmy Carter was born in Plains, Georgia, and served as thirty-ninth President of the United States. He and his wife, Rosalynn, founded The Carter Center, a nonprofit organization that prevents and resolves conflicts, enhances freedom and democracy, and improves health around the world. He is the author of numerous books, including Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, An Hour Before Daylight and Our Endangered Values. He received a "Best Spoken Word" Grammy Award for his recording of Our Endangered Values. All of President Carter's proceeds from this series will go to the Maranatha Baptist Church of Plains, Georgia.