Working Class. Porter, used white actors in blackface in the major roles and black performers only as extras. No international copyright laws existed at the time. 66 Later, it was translated into almost every major language, including Chinese (with translator Lin Shu creating the first Chinese translation of an American novel in 1901) and Amharic (with the 1930 translation created in support of Ethiopian efforts to end the suffering of blacks. Stowe expanded the story significantly, however, and it was instantly popular, such that several protests were sent to the Era office when she missed an issue. Retrieved December 24, 2011.
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A b "People Events: Uncle Tom's Cabin Takes the Nation by Storm" Archived February 26, 2017, at the Wayback Machine., Stephen Foster The American Experience, PBS. Considering that Stowe intended this to be a subtheme, this scene could foreshadow future events that put alcohol in a bad light. 9, in the first year after it was published, 300,000 copies of the book were sold in the United States; one million copies in Great Britain. An intelligent and clever half-white slave who is fiercely loyal to his family. Linda Eisenmann, Historical Dictionary of Women's Education in the United States, Greenwood Press, 1998,. 21 A major part of the Key was Stowe's critique of how the legal system supported slavery and licensed owners' mistreatment of slaves. Retrieved April 18, 2007, from Encyclopdia Britannica Online. New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. These genres were the most popular novels of Stowe's time and tended to feature female main characters and a writing style which evoked a reader's sympathy and emotion.