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Franklin Pierce was a man who Lived and Breathed Politics

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Franklin Pierce, the 14th President of the United States, was a man who lived and breathed politics. Born in Hillsborough, New Hampshire in 1804, he was raised in a family that was deeply involved in the political scene. Pierce was an intelligent and ambitious young man who graduated from Bowdoin College in 1824 and went …

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