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Prez Polk

James Polk: Perhaps the most unheralded of America’s great presidents (with the possible exception of Calvin Coolidge).

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.

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