September 17, 2011 10:15 PM

Author Candice Millard explores the little-known story of James Garfield

Leawood author Candice Millard specializes in stories barely mentioned in even advanced history classes. Her latest book, “Destiny of the Republic,” which sheds new light on James Garfield, the 20th U.S. president, could make her a big name in the historical narrative genre.

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