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The Resource Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, Chris Crowe

Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, Chris Crowe

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Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case
Title
Getting away with murder
Title remainder
the true story of the Emmett Till case
Statement of responsibility
Chris Crowe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents a true account of the murder of fourteen-year-old Emmett Till in Mississippi in 1955 and the lasting impact of his death"--
Summary
When fourteen-year-old Emmett Till left Chicago to visit family in a small town in Mississippi and was soon murdered for whistling at a white woman, a series of events took place that changed the ways of the south and the nation forever
Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004.
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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183056
Cataloging source
NcU/DLC
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Crowe, Chris
Dewey number
364.15/2309762
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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  • 1210
  • 1210
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Till, Emmett
  • Till, Emmett
  • Mississippi
  • Lynching
  • African Americans
  • African American teenage boys
  • Racism
  • Trials (Murder)
  • African American teenage boys
  • African Americans
  • Lynching
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Mississippi
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of the Emmett Till case
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, Chris Crowe
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-140)
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
1923721
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised and updated Speak edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780451478726
Lccn
2017033249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780451478726
  • (OCoLC)983381011
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, Chris Crowe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-140)
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
1923721
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised and updated Speak edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780451478726
Lccn
2017033249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780451478726
  • (OCoLC)983381011

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