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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin


by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Uncle Tom's Cabin: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Beecher Stowe wrote this book to illustrate the evils of -> Alcohol
2. Why wasn't the North a safe place for escaped slaves? -> States' rights
3. Slaves being beaten illustrates which theme? -> Contrasting Regions
4. The separation of families is an example of which theme? -> Suffering
5. Who is an angel who loves everyone? -> Uncle Tom