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The Resource Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson

Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson

Label
Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America
Title
Death of innocence
Title remainder
the story of the hate crime that changed America
Statement of responsibility
Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The mother of Emmett Till, a black teenager whose 1955 murder ignited the civil rights movement, discusses the crime, her despair over the acquittal of the accused killers, and her struggle to overcome her grief
Tone
Writing style
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167260
Cataloging source
DLC
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1921-2003
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Till-Mobley, Mamie
Dewey number
364.134
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1953-
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Benson, Chris
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True
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  • Till, Emmett
  • Lynching
  • Hate crimes
  • African American youth
  • Racism
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Mississippi
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the hate crime that changed America
Label
Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xviii-xix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
467666
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 290 pages
Isbn
9781400061174
Lccn
2003046928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400061174
  • (Sirsi) ADL-9117
Label
Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xviii-xix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
467666
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 290 pages
Isbn
9781400061174
Lccn
2003046928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400061174
  • (Sirsi) ADL-9117

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