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The Resource Millard Fillmore : the limits of compromise, Thomas J. Rowland (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI, USA)

Millard Fillmore : the limits of compromise, Thomas J. Rowland (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI, USA)

Label
Millard Fillmore : the limits of compromise
Title
Millard Fillmore
Title remainder
the limits of compromise
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Rowland (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI, USA)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arguably our most obscure president, and generally judged mediocre at best, Millard Fillmore came to the presidency in July 1850 when his predecessor, Zachary Taylor, unexpectedly died. Despite his relative anonymity, Fillmore was thrust into the nation's greatest historical argument - the great debate concerning the future of slavery in the republic. With considerable political aplomb, he helped guide the passage of the measures collectively known as the Compromise of 1850, including the sensitive and controversial Fugitive Slave Act. Rather than resolve the agitation, these measures gave way
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowland, Thomas J.
Dewey number
973.6/4092
Index
index present
LC call number
E427
LC item number
.R68 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
First Men, America's Presidents Series - Peterson, Barbara Bennett Oregon State University, S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fillmore, Millard
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • Fillmore, Millard
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Millard Fillmore : the limits of compromise, Thomas J. Rowland (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI, USA)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Character : the formative years in the Empire State -- On to the national stage -- Toward the threshold of greatness -- Returning to Washington -- Hail to the chief -- President Millard Fillmore -- Foreign affairs : manifest destiny restrained -- Domestic affairs and closing out a presidency -- Post presidential career
Control code
855534392
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628086720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855534392
Label
Millard Fillmore : the limits of compromise, Thomas J. Rowland (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI, USA)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Character : the formative years in the Empire State -- On to the national stage -- Toward the threshold of greatness -- Returning to Washington -- Hail to the chief -- President Millard Fillmore -- Foreign affairs : manifest destiny restrained -- Domestic affairs and closing out a presidency -- Post presidential career
Control code
855534392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628086720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855534392

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