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By Robert J. Scarry

From the time he left place of work in 1853, President Millard Fillmore has develop into more and more shrouded in secret and stereotyped by way of anecdotes with slim connections to evidence. the genuine Fillmore used to be now not the susceptible and uninteresting figurehead many americans think he was.
This account of Fillmore’s lifestyles is drawn mostly from his family’s own papers, a lot of that have formerly been suppressed or have been unavailable or believed misplaced. It offers Fillmore as his personal letters do, and as his associates, kinfolk, and contemporaries observed him, as a amazing and honorable guy who used to be additionally a robust and powerful president. This entire paintings contains images, a family tree of the Fillmore relatives, a chronology, a bibliography, and an index.

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