On Mar. 20, 1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe published Uncle Tom's Cabin, the most direct and specific depiciton of the horrors of slavery in the United States. As one of the most important books of the nineteenth century, the book established validity to the abolitionist movement, and brought awareness to the ills of society.
Today In History- March 20
Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin is published.
Stories about Today In History- March 20
Anti-slavery movement strengthened with "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
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