The Annotated Uncle Tom's Cabin

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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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The annotated Uncle Tom's cabin

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Stoweƒ¯‚¿‚½s often-challenged novel gets the red-carpet treatment. This annotated version was edited by scholars Henry Louis Gates and Hollis Robbins, who also provide the introduction and notes ... Read full review

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INTRODUCTION
7
PREFACE
41
IN WHICH THE READER IS INTRODUCED TO A MAN OF HUMANITY
45
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