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This article is about the mid-19th century novel. For other uses, see Uncle Tom's Cabin (disambiguation). Page semi-protectedThis is a featured article. Click here for more information. Uncle Tom's Cabin Uncle Tom's Cabin, CLEVELAND, OHIO: JEWETT, PROCTOR & WORTHINGTON edition Uncle Tom's Cabin, Boston edition Author Harriet Beecher Stowe Original title Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly Illustrator Hammatt Billings (1st edition) Country United States Language English Genre Novel Published March 20, 1852 (The National Era (as a serial) & John P. Jewett and Company (in two volumes)) Media type Print (hardback & paperback) ISBN NA Followed by A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin (1853) Events leading to the American Civil War Northwest Ordinance Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions Missouri Compromise Tariff of 1828 Nat Turner's slave rebellion Nullification Crisis The Amistad Prigg v. Pennsylvania Texas annexation Mexican–American War Wilmot Proviso Ostend Manifesto Manifest destiny Underground Railroad Compromise of 1850 Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 Uncle Tom's Cabin Kansas–Nebraska Act Bleeding Kansas Sumner–Brooks affair Dred Scott v. Sandford The Impending Crisis of the South Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry 1860 presidential election Secession of Southern States Star of the West Corwin Amendment Battle of Fort Sumter v t e Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly,[1][2] 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.[3] Stowe, a Connecticut-born teacher at the Hartford Female Seminary and an active abolitionist, featured the character of Uncle Tom, a long-suffering black slave around whom the stories of other characters revolve. The sentimental novel depicts the reality of slavery while also asserting

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