And Then I Met...: Stories of Growing Up, Meeting Famous People, and Annoying the Hell Out of Them

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And Then I Met is a collection of humorous, adventurous, and sometimes poignant boyhood stories told by former Congressman James Rogan of doing everything possible, short of breaking the law, to meet and get advice from many famous politicians, sports and entertainment figures he met as a kid growing up in San Francisco.

Through Rogan's diaries and photos, you'll meet and get rare behind-the-scenes glimpses of people like Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, Richard ...

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Overview

And Then I Met is a collection of humorous, adventurous, and sometimes poignant boyhood stories told by former Congressman James Rogan of doing everything possible, short of breaking the law, to meet and get advice from many famous politicians, sports and entertainment figures he met as a kid growing up in San Francisco.

Through Rogan's diaries and photos, you'll meet and get rare behind-the-scenes glimpses of people like Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, Billy Graham, Bob Hope, Jimmy Stewart, Hubert Humphrey, Barry Goldwater, Cary Grant, Willie Mays, and dozens more.

Rogan met everyone - from the last surviving witness of the massacre of General Custer to stars ofGone With the WindandThe Wizard of Oz.The stories and photographs brim over in this delightful compilation.

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Rogan writes like a P.J. O'Rourke with a Capra-esque streak of political optimism, and this hilarious, crowd-pleasing memoir will probably make him a major conservative media celebrity. - Publisher's Weekly.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781936488384
  • Publisher: WND Books, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/8/2014
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 1,429,072
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

James Rogan is a former gang murder prosecutor in the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office and a former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives. As a freshman member of the House Judiciary Committee, he was chosen to help lead the prosecution of President Bill Clinton, which is the subject of his second book, Catching Our Flag. He serves currently as a judge of the Superior Court of California, and is an adjunct law professor. He lives in Southern California.

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