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Uncle Tom's cabin

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1985.
Series: Library of famous books by famous authors.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers.
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Genre/Form: Didactic fiction
Fiction
Political fiction
Named Person: Uncle Tom, (Fictitious character); Uncle Tom, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Beecher Stowe
ISBN: 0394605276 9780394605272 1593081812 9781593081812 0393963039 9780393963038
OCLC Number: 11842284
Description: vi, 552 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Library of famous books by famous authors.
Responsibility: Harriet Beecher Stowe.
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Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers.

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