Gary R. Mormino
R. Mormino</b> is the Frank E. Duckwall Professor of History Emeritus at
the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. He is the winner of the Florida
Humanities 2015 Florida Lifetime Achievement Award for Writing and serves as Florida
Humanities scholar in residence. His many books include <i>Land of
Sunshine, State of Dreams: A Social History of Modern Florida.</i>
A Social History of Modern Florida
Governing on the Wrong Side of History
Once considered one of the greatest Floridians of his generation, Millard Fillmore Caldwell is known today for his inability to adjust to the racial progress of the modern world. Leading Florida historian Gary Mormino tackles the difficult question of how to remember yesterday’s heroes who are now known to have had serious flaws.
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