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Author Grande, Peggy, author.

Title The president will see you now : my stories and lessons from Ronald Reagan's final years / Peggy Grande.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Hachette Books, 2017.
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  973.927092 GRA    AVAILABLE
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Description 262 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary In The President Will See You Now, devoted Reagan insider Peggy Grande shares behind-the-scenes stories, intimate moments, and insights into one of America's most beloved presidents. Grande, who started in the Office of Ronald Reagan as a college student and earned her way into a coveted role as the president's Executive Assistant, offers an unparalleled perspective on the post-presidency of a political icon. Grande's stories and never-before-seen photos show a unique, private side to a public figure and leader who reshaped conservatism, ushered in an era of prosperity, and helped spur the end of the Cold War. Grande reveals what day-to-day life was like in Reagan's California office, including the former president's relationship with the First Lady and his interactions with friends, world leaders, and everyday Americans. Grande recalls how Reagan kept a vigorous schedule for years after he left the White House, his robust engagement with others, and ongoing political advocacy. Despite his eventual Alzheimer's diagnosis, Grande shows how Ronald Reagan remained true to core beliefs, his gentlemanly kindness, and his undying hope for his country.
Subject Reagan, Ronald -- Last years.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Ex-presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Reagan, Ronald -- Friends and associates.
Grande, Peggy.
Administrative assistants -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780316396455 (hardcover)
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