Review of Finkelman, Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore is one of the United States' forgotten presidents. That is unfortunate, since he was so instrumental in ensuring the passage of the so-called Compromise of 1850. For that reason alone, I was looking forward to Paul Finkelman's new biography of 13th president, part of the Times Books' American Presidents Series. Fillmore's relationship with Andrew …

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