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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Analysis: Narrator Point of View

Who is the narrator, can she or he read minds, and, more importantly, can we trust her or him?

Third Person and Second Person Omniscient Narrator

The narrator in Uncle Tom’s Cabin is able to present the inner thoughts of all characters and does so frequently. We also follow the adventures of multiple characters: Eliza and her son, Uncle Tom, Augustine St. Clare, and Cassy.

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