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A key to Uncle Tom"s cabin

presenting the original facts and documents upon which the story is founded. Together with corroborative statements verifying the truth of the work.

by Harriet Beecher Stowe

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Published by J.P. Jewett & co., Jewett, Proctor & Worthington; [etc., etc.] in Boston, Cleveland, O .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896,
    • Slaves -- United States -- Social conditions,
    • Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Harriet Beecher Stowe...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE449 .S8959
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, [5]-262 p.
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6584790M
      LC Control Number16004804
      OCLC/WorldCa5428664

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stowe, Harriet Beecher, Key to Uncle Tom's cabin. New York, Arno Press, (OCoLC) After the publication of Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which many claim sparked off the Civil War that put an end to legalized slavery in America, there was a great outcry that Stowe had blown her fictional story out of all proportion to the facts.

      When it was first published, Uncle Tom's Cabin brought with its huge success enormous attention to the depravity of slavery. Many people, however, questioned the basis of truth of the novel. In response, Mrs Stowe gathered her research materials and published them in this rare book. A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin ()Pages:   The Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin is itself a fascinating book, as Stowe compiled the testimony of enslaved people who had managed to escape. The Key to Uncle Tom’s Cabin provided copious excerpts from published slave narratives as well as stories that Stowe had personally heard of life under slavery.

        The Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin was published to document the veracity of the depiction of slavery in Stowe's anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin. First published in , the book also provides insights into Stowe's own views on : Musaicum Books. Symbols are objects, characters, figures, and colors used to represent abstract ideas or concepts. Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Near the end of the book, after George Shelby frees his slaves, he tells them that, when they look at Uncle Tom’s cabin, they should remember their freedom and dedicate themselves to leading a Christian life like Uncle Tom’s.


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This book is for anyone who doubts the authenticity of the events described in Uncle Tom's Cabin. Stowe quotes from newspapers and letters, giving names and dates.

I'm a 68 year old Southerner and could read the book only in short doses because the overwhelming evidence was so disturbing/5(6). In response, she published "A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin," a nonfiction book "presenting the original facts and documents" upon which her novel was based -- letters, newspaper articles, classified ads and other documents/5(6).

The Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin. Stowe wrote this book to defend her novel against one of the most wide-spread complaints that pro-slavery critics lodged against it -- that as an account of slavery Uncle Tom's Cabin was wholly false, or at least wildly exaggerated.

Thus The Key is organized around that defensive project, taking up her major characters one at a time, for example, to cite real life.

This book is for anyone who doubts the authenticity of the events described in Uncle Tom's Cabin. Stowe quotes from newspapers and letters, giving names and dates.

I'm a 68 year old Southerner and could read the book only in short doses because the overwhelming evidence was so by:   Uncle Tom’s Cabin is an abolitionist novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe that was published in serialized form in the United States in –52 and in book form in It achieved wide-reaching popularity, particularly among white Northern readers, through.

full title Uncle Tom’s Cabin or, Life Among the Lowly. author Harriet Beecher Stowe. type of work Novel. genre Anti-slavery novel, novel of social protest. language English.

time and place written –; Brunswick, Maine. date of first publication publisher The National Era (serial publication). narrator The narrator is sometimes omniscient—informed. A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin Presenting the original facts and documents upon which the story is founded.

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together with corroborative statements verifying the truth of the work. by harriet beecher stowe, author of “uncle tom's cabin.” london: clarke, beeton, and co., 4/5(32). Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin Uncle Tom's Cabin brought with its huge success enormous attention to the depravity of slavery.

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