Harriet Beecher Stowe: The Voice of Humanity in White America

Henry Elliot (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778798125

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Following the passage of a law that made it a crime to aid in the escape of slaves, Stowe lent her actions and her words to the effort to help slaves and put an end to slavery. She actively aided fugitive slaves and, with the publication of the anti-slavery novel Uncle Toms Cabin, focused the nations consciousness on the inhumanity of slavery.

Reading Level
Lexile
1070L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Y
ATOS
7.8
DRA
70
Categories
Genre
Biographies History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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