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Upfront I will say that this version is a exceptionally well-produced ebook and I can't say that about many. If you would like an ebook of this classic I highly recommend this one.
Onto the book itself. Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe was first published in 1852. I loved this book! We know looking back from the 21st century how authentic her story is but at the time of publication Stowe was telling it like it was and adding fuel to the highly charged slavery issue. With this book we see slavery written in the time of slavery, not in retrospect. Presented with every attitude and perspective of the era through characters are so memorable and a setting so vivid, the reader is taken into that reality and immersed. And while the reader is confronted with terrible cruelty and heartache, it is never unreadable. It is CLEVER. Harriet Beecher Stowe knows exactly what she's doing. She knows she's sucking her reader into an amazing unputdownable adventure while she is totally exposing the unspeakableness that is slavery in antebellum America. It is breathtaking. Everyone should read this book.