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History notes 1850’s inspired great writing Walt witmen – poet “oh captain my captain” a poem about leadership and sacrifice Edgar Allen Poe – poet “Tell Tale Heart” Harriet Beacher Stowe – author Uncle Tom’s Cabin – not a good book, not accurate, but top seller in 1850’s Uncle toms cabin enrages northerners because they believe it to be true.
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Unformatted text preview: John Brown comes back because hacking men and boys to bits is illegal. He believes that god has called upon him to end slavery. John Brown tries to rally a slave revolt, a white southerners worst nightmare but also a black southerners worst nightmare. Ed Ruff joins to guard john brown. Like a 60 year old man going back to high school...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Clark during the Fall '07 term at McLennan Community College.

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