Mightier than the sword : Uncle Tom's cabin and the battle for America /

In a tribute to the two hundredth anniversary of Harriet Beecher Stowe's birth, David S. Reynolds reveals her book's impact not only on the abolitionist movement and the American Civil War but also on worldwide events, including the end of serfdom in Russia, down to its influence in the tw...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Reynolds, David S., 1948-
Format: Book
Published: New York : W. W. Norton & Co., c2011.
Edition:1st ed.
Table of Contents:
  • The gospel according to Stowe
  • Taming cultural beasts
  • Antislavery passion
  • Igniting the war
  • Tom everywhere
  • Tom in modern times.