Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Release Date : 01 July 1894
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : African Americans
  • Pages : 634
  • ISBN 13 : HARVARD:HN6IWY
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Book excerpt: The story that awakened the conscience of the nation to life under the slave system.

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : African Americans
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The story that awakened the conscience of the nation to life under the slave system....

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Cosimo, Inc.
Genre : Fiction
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It is the best known book about American slavery, and was so incendiary upon its first publication in 1852 that it actually ignited the social flames that led to Civil War less than a decade later. What began as a series of sketches for the Cincinnati abolitionist newspaper The National Era ...

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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"So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." -Abraham Lincoln to Harriet Beecher StoweUncle Tom's Cabin is an anti-slavery novel published in 1852, which had a profound effect on attitudes toward African Americans and slavery in the U.S. and is said to have "helped ...

Pictures and Stories from Uncle Tom s Cabin

Pictures and Stories from Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Library of Alexandria
Genre : African Americans
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The purpose of the Editor of this little Work, has been to adapt it for the juvenile family circle. The verses have accordingly been written by the Authoress for the capacity of the youngest readers, and have been printed in a large bold type. The prose parts of the book, ...

The Life of Josiah Henson

The Life of Josiah Henson

Author : Josiah Henson
Publisher : Applewood Books
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Three years before Harriet Beecher Stowe interviewed Josiah Henson and wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin, Henson published his life story as a powerful autobiography. This 1849 Narrative, by the real Uncle Tom, reveals Henson tremendous intelligence, a gift that enabled him to chronicle and analyze the roles being played by both masters ...

Uncle Tom s Cabins

Uncle Tom s Cabins

Author : Tracy C Davis,Stefka Mihaylova
Publisher : University of Michigan Press
Genre : Performing Arts
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As Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin traveled around the world, it was molded by the imaginations and needs of international audiences. For over 150 years it has been coopted for a dazzling array of causes far from what its author envisioned. This book tells thirteen variants of ...

Aunt Phillis s Cabin Or  Southern Life As It Is

Aunt Phillis s Cabin Or Southern Life As It Is

Author : Mary H. (Mary Henderson) Eastman
Publisher : tredition
Genre : Fiction
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This book is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series. The creators of this series are united by passion for literature and driven by the intention of making all public domain books available in printed format again - worldwide. At tredition we believe that a great book never goes out of ...

A Key to Uncle Tom s Cabin

A Key to Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Harriet Beecher Stowe’s follow-up to her popular yet controversial book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin that features critical information supporting the brutally honest portrayal of institutional slavery. Due to an overwhelming response, it was published one year after the original novel. A Key to Uncle Tom’s Cabin is a ...

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Fiction
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This Norton Critical Edition includes:The 1852 first book edition, accompanied by Elizabeth Ammons's preface, note on the text, and explanatory annotations.Twenty-two illustrations.A rich selection of historical documents on slavery and abolitionism.Seventeen critical reviews spanning more than 160 years.A Chronology, A Brief Time Line of Slavery in America, ...

Uncle

Uncle

Author : Cheryl Thompson
Publisher : Coach House Books
Genre : Social Science
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From martyr to insult, how “Uncle Tom” has influenced two centuries of racial politics. Jackie Robinson, President Barack Obama, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, O.J. Simpson and Christopher Darden have all been accused of being an Uncle Tom during their careers. How, why, and with what consequences for our ...

True Songs of Freedom

True Songs of Freedom

Author : John MacKay
Publisher : University of Wisconsin Pres
Genre : History
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Harriet Beecher Stowe's 1852 antislavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin was the nineteenth century's best-selling novel worldwide; only the Bible outsold it. It was known not only as a book but through stage productions, films, music, and commercial advertising as well. But how was Stowe's novel—one of the watershed works of ...

Nineteenth Century American Fiction on Screen

Nineteenth Century American Fiction on Screen

Author : R. Barton Palmer
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The process of translating works of literature to the silver screen is a rich field of study for both students and scholars of literature and cinema. The fourteen essays collected in this 2007 volume provide a survey of the important films based on, or inspired by, nineteenth-century American fiction, from James ...

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author : Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly, is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel "helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War", according to Will Kaufman.Stowe, a Connecticut-born teacher at the Hartford Female Seminary and an active abolitionist, featured the character ...