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So long as the law considers all these human beings with beating hearts and living affections only as so many things belonging to the master -- so long as the failure or misfortune or imprudence or death of the kindest owner may cause them any day to exchange a life of kind protection and indulgence for one of hopeless misery and toil -- so long it is impossible to make anything beautiful or desirable in the best-regulated administration of slaveryIn chapter one in Harriet Beecher Stowes novel Uncle Toms Cabin Harriet Stowe wrote So long as the law considers all these human beings-- so long as the failure or misfortune or imprudence or death of the kindest owner-- so long it is impossible to make anything beautiful or desirable pg 51 Uncle Toms CabinSlavery was the biggest issue involved during 1700s to 1900s The Founding Fathers hoped that slavery would disappear in the 1800s Opposite from what they had hoped it caused the citizens of one state to dislike each other because of the different opinions about the slaves which resulted in the Civil War The American Civil War occurred when eleven southern slave states seceded and formed Confederate States of America to fight for their independence against the Union The Union concluded 20 northern free states with five slave states called the border states There were many events that could have contributed to this war but only two had the most powerful affects Fugitive Slave Law and Uncle Toms Cabin The Fugitive Slave Law passed by the United States Congress declared that all the runway slaves must be bought back to their masters While on the other side the novel by Harriet Uncle Toms Cabin was an anti-slavery novel written by an abolitionist to let Northerners realize how badly slaves were treated Within the countless causes to the Civil War the Fugitive Slave Law and the novel Uncle Toms Cabin had
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