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Author Thompson, Fred, 1942 August 19-

Title Teaching the pig to dance [OverDrive electronic resource] : a memoir / Fred Thompson.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Crown Forum, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents The tree the acorn fell from -- Fletch -- Eager little minds...and me -- Gimme that ole time religion -- Pooch -- The movie star club -- "How I got into the movies" -- Rebel Motors -- Rebel without a clue -- Play ball...but not forever -- Swapping old dreams for new ones -- Welcome to the real world -- Becoming a lawyer -- Mitch -- Finally, a country lawyer -- A good man -- On being lucky.
Summary The charismatic former Senator, actor, and presidential hopeful turns the page on his storied life in this long-awaited autobiography, discussing his dual professions in Hollywood and politics while revealing the values that have shaped him.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Thompson, Fred, 1942 August 19-
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography.
Presidentional candidates -- United States -- Biography.
Lawyers -- Tennessee -- Biography.
Actors -- United States -- Biography.
Lawrenceburg (Tenn.) -- Biography.
Genre Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Thompson, Fred, 1942 Aug. 19- Teaching the pig to dance. 1st ed. New York : Crown Forum, c2010 (DLC) 2009053528 (OCoLC)318867399
ISBN 9780307460301 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
0307460304 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
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