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The evils of slavery

and the cure of slavery. The first proved by the opinions of southerners themselves, the last shown by historical evidence

by Lydia Maria Francis Child

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Published by Published by Charles Whipple in Newburyport .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mrs. Child
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE449 .C556
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24587092M
OCLC/WorldCa17785243

However in addition to the injustice to the slaves, the slavery has many evil influences on the whole society. Slavery, to begin with, strikes at the root of the idea of equality of men. TIL that the anti-slavery book "Uncle Tom's Cabin" inspired the creation of an entire genre of literature called "Anti-Tom Literature" that attempted to show either that slavery was beneficial to slaves or that the evils of slavery as depicted in the book were overblown and incorrect.

For the first time, all the proslavery -- but also pro-black -- writings of Zephaniah Kingsley () appear together in one volume. Kingsley was a slave trader and the owner of a large plantation near Jacksonville in what was then Spanish East Florida. He married one of his slaves and had children with several others. Daniel Stowell carefully assembles all of Kingsley's writings on race.   Harriet Beecher Stowe is remembered as the author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a book which helped build anti-slavery sentiment in America and abroad. She was a writer, teacher, and reformer. She lived from J to July 1,

  Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers opens her stunning new book, They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South, with a Author: Rebecca Onion. "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain was first published in the United Kingdom in and the United States in This novel served as a social commentary on the culture of the United States at the time, when slavery was a hot-button issue addressed in Twain's writing.


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The Evils of Slavery, and the Cure of Slavery. The First Proved by the Opinions of Southerners Themselves. The direct theme of Stowe’s book emphasizes that slavery is evil. Stowe clearly depicts that slavery is not only a curse on colored people, but it is a curse on American society.

In this book the reader is shown the extremes of slavery through the character of Uncle Tom. Uncle Tom is my favorite character because he is honest and kind.

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First published inthe novel gives readers a contemporary account of the evils of slavery without any of the mythology created after the war to water down the evils of the institution. Throughout the events of the book, Tom becomes the property of three masters.

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His Thoughts and Sentiments on the Evil of Slavery is the most direct criticism of slavery by a writer of African descent. Cugoano refutes pro-slavery arguments of the day, including slavery’s supposed divine sanction; the belief that Africans gladly sold their own families into slavery; that Africans were especially suited to its rigors; and that West Indian The evils of slavery book led better lives than European serfs.

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