Six months off: an American family's Australian adventure

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Morrow, Sep 1, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 319 pages
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The two-term governor of Tennessee, deemed by national surveys as one of the brightest rising stars in American politics, reflects on his experiences with his family during the six months the Alexanders spent in Australia. 16 pages of photos.

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Six months off: an American family's Australian adventure

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This story is rather more about the family and rather less about Australia than the subtitle suggests. At the end of his second term as governor of Tennessee, the author, takes his wife and four ... Read full review

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You won't learn much about Australia. The book is more about the authors journey toward reclaiming his family after an accomplished political career. I enjoyed the honesty of the author. Read full review


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About the author (1988)

Alexander is the United States Secretary of Education. He was President of the University of Tennessee from 1988 to 1991 and Governor of Tennessee from 1979 to 1987.

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