Uncle Tom’s Cabin is a novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe that was first published in 1852. Explore a plot summary, important quotes, and an in-depth analysis of Uncle Tom.


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Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Uncle Tom’s Cabin, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.


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Further Study

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