The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona: More Than Luck
This book, The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona, relates experiences of Amos G. Gona during the eighty years that he has lived so far. It was researched, compiled, and written for him by Ophelia De Laine Gona. More
In The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona, the reader can vicariously experience many interesting events of Amos' life. His story is replete with events that make one smile in understanding—or clench hands in fear. The book recounts memorable adventures, at least two of which could have been disastrous for him had it not been for a bit "more than luck." It follows his life from birth on a Christian mission compound in India through a professional life in six countries to retirement in Florida. Over the course of the fascinating eight decades that he has lived, politics, geography, technology, and global awareness have changed human history in such staggering ways that many of the fascinating events described could not possibly occur in today's world. Every person who reads this book will learn something while being intrigued by this remarkable story.