Jonathan Alter


Jonathan Alter is the author of The Defining Moment: FDR’s Hundred Days and Triumph of Hope. His new book, His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life, will be published on September 29.

Articles by Jonathan Alter
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter arrive for the Inauguration of Donald Trump at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20, 2017.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter arrive for the Inauguration of Donald Trump at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20, 2017.
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The Glory Days