Harriet Beecher Stowe.

  • 330 Pages
  • 3.22 MB
  • English
D. Appleton-Century company, incorporated
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, -- 1811
The Physical Object
Pagination330 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15026656M
LC Control Number37005542

Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly, is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Published inthe novel "helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War. Harriet Beecher Stowe first published her groundbreaking novel Uncle Tom's Cabin in as an outcry against slavery after the passage of the Fugitive Slave Act. The book sold more copies than any book other than the Bible and caused Abraham Lincoln to exclaim upon meeting her, during the Civil War, ""So you're the little woman who wrote the book that started this great war!"".

Harriet Beecher Stowe, The Minister's Wooing () Though Uncle Tom's Cabin was certainly Stowe's best known book, it was not her only one.

Stowe wrote roughly one book per year for 30 years straight. Her novel The Minister's Wooing was a satiric reflection on Calvinism, the uncompromising Christian theology preached by her father. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote the novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin (), which vividly dramatized the experience of slavery.

The book was an immediate sensation. Championed by abolitionists but denounced in the South, it contributed to popular feeling against slavery so much that it is cited among the causes of the American Civil War.

Harriet Beecher Stowe’s, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” is a book worth reading. Inside the cover of this old time favorite, Stowe easily takes readers inside the minds the slaves, the slave owners, and those with abolitionist-like minds.

She skillfully winds you through the different paths of characters and creates a mostly satisfying conclusion/5(K). Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe was an American author and abolitionist, whose novel Uncle Tom's Cabin () attacked the cruelty of slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential, even in Britain.4/5.

Although President Lincoln's comment was certainly Harriet Beecher Stowe. book in jest, in truth, Stowe's novel was indeed instrumental in awakening the abolitionist cause, which was a major factor in turning a nation against itself for four arduous years.

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This book is about Harriet's life and how the book she wrote called Uncle Tom's Cabin impacted slavery/5. It's possible to say at this point that this book was a life changing experience for me. I think everyone has heard of the woman who fanned the flames of the Civil War by her little book, Uncle Tom's Cabin, but Ms Koester has created a riveting account of the vibrant spiritual life of Harriet Beecher Stowe, and how her walk with Christ informed her views on slavery and the rights of women/5.

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Titled "The Prize Tale" (beginning on page ), it's a step back into Harriet's memory of her native New England. Called by Abraham Lincoln "the little lady who made this big war," novelist Harriet Beecher Stowe changed the course of American history when her powerful indictment of.

HARRIET BEECHER STOWE () was an American writer best known for her novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin, which helped frame slavery as a moral issue. Born in Connecticut, this daughter of a Congregationalist minister later moved to Cincinnati where she.

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Harriet Beecher Stowe is remembered as the author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a book which helped build anti-slavery sentiment in America and abroad. She was a writer, teacher, and reformer. She lived from J to July 1, The Harriet Beecher Stowe House boasts an enriching, non-circulating collection of books that are focused on abolitionism, African American culture and history, women's history, and the Harriet Beecher Stowe analysis.

The books are catalogued through the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and may be accessed during museum hours or by appointment. Betty's Bright Idea; Deacon Pitkin's Farm; And the First Christmas of New England (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) by Harriet Beecher Stowe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Harriet Beecher Stowe () published more than 30 books, but it was her best-selling anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin that catapulted her to international celebrity and secured her place in history.

She believed her actions could make a positive difference. 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.

Calvin Ellis Stowe was working on a book called Origin and History of the Books of the Bible, and in it was published to great acclaim.

It was a bestseller, and the royalty checks further padded the Stowes' bank account. Harriet founded a school for emancipated slaves and began teaching again.

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For over thirty years, Harriet Beecher Stowe was the most famous literary figure in America and was the mouthpiece for the anti-slavery movement. Her passionate polemics, religious inquiries, travelogues, many short stories and children's books, and novels were all instant bestsellers in their time.

Her name was Harriet Beecher Stowe, and she was internationally famous for her antislavery novel, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, published in March. Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Published inthe novel had a profound effect on attitudes toward African Americans and slavery in the U.S. and is said to have "helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War ".Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe."Uncle Tom's Cabin" is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe, published in After the publication of "Uncle Tom's Cabin".Book Review 4 out of 5 stars to Uncle Tom's Cabin, written in by Harriet Beecher Stowe.

For some reason, we didn't read this book in high school; possibly an excerpt or two was thrown in front of us, but I honestly don't really remember reading it until freshman year of college/5.