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Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin
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intended to show the cruelty of slavery.
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Uncle Tom's Cabin may be described as
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a powerful political force.
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As a result of reading Uncle Tom's Cabin,many northerners swore that they would have nothing to do with the enforcement of
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the Fugitive Slave Law.
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When the people of Britain and France read Uncle Tom's Cabin, their governments realized that
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intervention in the Civil War on behalf of the South would not be popular.
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Hinton R. Helper's book The Impending Crisis of the South argued that those who suffered most from slave labor
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were nonslaveholding southern whites.
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In 1855, proslavery southerners regarded Kansas as
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slave territory.
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n "Bleeding Kansas" in the mid-1850s, the Lecompton Constitution was identified with the proslavery element, and the New England Immigrant Aid Society was associated with
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the antislavery free-soilers.
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In 1856, the breaking point over slavery in Kansas came with an attack on Lawrence
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by a gang of proslavery raiders.
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resident James Buchanan's decision on Kansas's Lecompton Constitution hopelessly divided
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the Democratic Party.
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The Lecompton Constitution proposed that
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the state of Kansas have black bondage regardless of whether the document was approved or not.
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Kansas Territory's Lecompton Constitution was supported by President James Buchanan and
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proslavery settlers in Kansas.
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The situation in Kansas in the mid-1850s indicated the impracticality of
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popular sovereignty in the territories.
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The clash between Preston S. Brooks and Charles Sumner revealed the fact that passions over slavery were becoming dangerously inflamed in both North and South.
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