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Hardcover, 480 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $39.95 |


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The Annotated Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe, Henry Louis Gates, et al

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An interpretation of the American classic refutes statements about the work's dehumanizing qualities as cited by James Baldwin in 1955, explaining how it served to raise period awareness about slavery and abolitionism and continues to provide insight into modern race relations and other social issues. 30,000 first printing.


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Gates Takes a New Look at 'Uncle Tom'

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