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Creator is exactly "Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811–1896. "
Few monuments of literature can claim the social and political influence achieved by Uncle Tom's Cabin. In the decade preceding the American Civil War, during which the book sold an astounding three million copies, its story of a family torn apart by…
Written by Harriett Beecher Stowe after a vision while taking communion, Uncle Tom's Cabin was an immediate success and was a major step forward for race relations and human rights.