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Published by Broadview Press in Peterborough, Ont, Buffalo .
Written in English


  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher, -- 1811-1896,
  • Uncle Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Master and servant -- Fiction,
  • Fugitive slaves -- Fiction,
  • Plantation life -- Fiction,
  • Slavery -- Fiction,
  • Slaves -- Fiction,
  • Southern States -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 619-628).

Other titlesLife among the lowly
StatementHarriet Beecher Stowe ; edited by Christopher G. Diller.
SeriesBroadview editions, Broadview editions
ContributionsDiller, Christopher G.
LC ClassificationsPS2954 .U5 2009b
The Physical Object
Pagination628 p. :
Number of Pages628
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23966779M
ISBN 101551118068
ISBN 109781551118062
LC Control Number2009464752

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