• Harriet Beecher Stowe - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Beecher_Stowe Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (/ s t oʊ /; June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. She came from the Beecher family, a famous religious family, and is best known for her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852), which depicts the harsh conditions for enslaved African Americans. The book reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe - HISTORY

    www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/harriet-beecher-stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe was a world-renowned American writer, staunch abolitionist and one of the most influential women of the 19th century. Although she wrote
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe | Biography, Books, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/biography/Harriet-Beecher-Stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe, American writer and philanthropist, the author of the novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which contributed so much to popular feeling against slavery that it is cited among the causes of the American Civil War. Learn more about Stowe’s life and work.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe | National Women's History Museum

    www.womenshistory.org/education-resources/biographies/harriet-beecher-stowe Abolitionist author, Harriet Beecher Stowe rose to fame in 1851 with the publication of her best-selling book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which highlighted the evils of slavery, angered the slaveholding South, and inspired pro-slavery copy-cat works in defense of the institution of slavery. Stowe was born on June 14, 1811 in Litchfield, Connecticut, the seventh child of famed Congregational minister ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe - HistoryNet

    www.historynet.com/harriet-beecher-stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe summary: Harriet Beecher Stowe is best known for her novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which played a significant role in accelerating the movement to abolish slavery in the United States.The book originally was a serial in the anti-slavery newspaper The National Era in 1851. Born to a large New England family that encouraged the education of all of the children and their ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe (Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin)

    www.goodreads.com/author/show/26242.Harriet_Beecher_Stowe Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe was an American author and abolitionist, whose novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) attacked the cruelty of slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential, even in Britain. It made the political issues of the 1850s regarding slavery tangible to millions, energizing anti-slavery forces in the American North.
  • Life – Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

    www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org/.../harriet-beecher-stowe-life Harriet Beecher Stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) 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. Her
  • 25 Harriet Beecher Stowe Quotes - BrainyQuote

    www.brainyquote.com/authors/harriet-beecher-stowe-quotes Find Harriet Beecher Stowe on Amazon Everyone confesses that exertion which brings out all the powers of body and mind is the best thing for us; but most people do all they can to get rid of it, and as a general rule nobody does much more than circumstances drive them to do.
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    www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org Harriet Beecher Stowe. Harriet Beecher Stowe's Life; Uncle Tom's Cabin; Family; Learn More. Collections . Treasures of a Transformative Writer. View Collections. 2020 Stowe Prize Recipient . Albert Woodfox “It is a tremendous honor to be selected as the 2020 Stowe Prize recipient,” said Woodfox. “It is an affirmation of the power of ...
  • SparkNotes: Harriet Beecher Stowe: A Controversial Decision

    www.sparknotes.com/biography/stowe/section9 Calvin Ellis Stowe was working on a book called Origin and History of the Books of the Bible, and in 1868 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 ...