Uncle Tom's Cabin: Or, Life Among the Lowly

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T. Y. Crowell, 1897 - Fugitive slaves - 490 pages
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I find this book very racist and i dont even know what to say. the fugitive slaves deserve to be caught and i dont know why we dont still enslave them because they´re just cold-blooded monkeys whom no one likes and everyone hates them just like everyone else

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Page 212 - loftily. Therefore his people return, and the waters of a full cup are wrung out to them, and they say, How doth God know ? and is there knowledge in the Most High ? ' Is not that the way thee feels, George '/ " " It is so, indeed,
Page 197 - afraid, not a practiser, either." " What makes you talk so. then ?" " Nothing is easier than talking,'' said St. Clare. " I believe Shakespeare makes somebody say, ' I could sooner show twenty what were good to be done, than be one of the twenty to follow my own showing.' Nothing like division of labor. My forte lies in talking, and yours, cousin, lies in doing.
Page 416 - window of the shed where Tom was lying; and, as if descending on that star-beam, came the solemn words, " I am the root and offspring of David, and the bright and morning star." The mysterious warnings and intimations of Cassy, so far from discouraging his soul, in the end had aroused it
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Page 55 - and she strained him to her bosom with a convulsive grasp, as she went rapidly forward. The frosty ground creaked beneath her feet, and she trembled at the sound; every quaking leaf and fluttering shadow sent the blood backward to her heart, and quickened her footsteps. She wondered within herself at the strength that seemed to
Page 56 - her to come from a spirit within, that was no part of her; and the boy dropped his little weary head on her shoulder and was soon asleep. How the touch of those warm arms, and gentle breathings that came in her neck, seemed to add fire and spirit to her movements. It seemed
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Page 65 - Sam's part at first, and his confused attempts to dissuade him he set down to a desperate lying on second thoughts, as being unwilling to implicate Eliza. When, therefore, Sam indicated the road, Haley plunged briskly into it, followed by Sam and Andy. Now, the road, in fact, was an old one, that had formerly

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