Quiz: In Their Own Words Test your knowledge of political memoirs. By Debra Bell Sept. 30, 2009 Comments SHARE Which president's memoir, published in 1990, was called An American Life? Richard Nixon Gerald Ford Jimmy Carter Ronald Reagan How much of an advance was Hillary Clinton paid for writing Living History? $1 million $4 million $8 million $16 million Which former defense secretary penned Love in Black and White? Robert McNamara Caspar Weinberger Donald Rumsfeld William Cohen Which former congressman wrote Herding Cats: A Life in Politics? Newt Gingrich Trent Lott Tom DeLay Bill Frist True or false: The hardcover version of Bill Clinton's autobiography My Life is more than 1,000 pages long. True False What was the name of Nancy Reagan's 1989 autobiography? My Turn Ronnie and Nancy Her Story The President's Wife What did Bill Clinton adviser Vernon Jordan entitle his memoir? Hope on a Tightrope My Remarkable Journey Vernon Can Read! The Breakthrough Which world leader authored The Story of My Experiments With Truth? Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Benazir Bhutto Mahatma Gandhi True or False: Barack Obama's Dreams From My Father won a Grammy. True False To whom did Ted Kennedy dedicate his 2009 memoir, True Compass? His brothers, John and Robert His wife, Vicki His parents, Joseph and Rose His children, Kara, Edward Jr., and Patrick Click here for the answers.