WorldCat Identities

Till, Emmett 1941-1955

Overview
Works: 124 works in 234 publications in 1 language and 18,800 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Honoree
Classifications: HV6465.M7, 364.152309762
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Emmett Till Publications about Emmett Till
Publications by  Emmett Till Publications by Emmett Till
posthumous Publications by Emmett Till, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Emmett Till
The untold story of Emmett Louis Till ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The culmination of a 10-year investigation to uncover the details behind the nightmarish 1955 Mississippi murder of Emmett Louis Till, an African-American Chicago teenager. TillsĖ death sparked the American Civil Rights Movement
The legacy of Emmett Till ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Free at last : civil rifghts heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The murder of Emmett Till by Andre Braugher ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The shameful, sadistic murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, a black youth who whistled at a white woman in a Mississippi grocery store in 1955, was a powerful catalyst for the civil rights movement. Till's killers were apprehended, but quickly acquitted by an all-white, all-male jury, later providing grisly details of the murder in a story to journalists. Three months after Till's body was found, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began
 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.00 for Free at la ... to 0.81 for Montgomery ...)
Alternative Names
Till, Emmett Louis 1941-1955
Languages
English (109)
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