In 1852 – Uncle Tom's Cabin, a novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe about slavery in the United States before the Civil War, was first published.

Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe was born  on June 14, 1811 and shares her birthday with  Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, my maternal grandmother and my eldest son's stepdaughter.

A key to the book can be found here.

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