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Till, Emmett 1941-1955

Overview
Works: 134 works in 244 publications in 1 language and 20,003 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films 
Roles: Honoree
Classifications: HV6465.M7, 364.152309762
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The untold story of Emmett Louis Till ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Emmett Louis Till, an African-American teenager who was murdered for whistling at a white women in Mississippi in 1955. Chronicles director Beauchamp's decade-long effort to determine the true identities of Till's killers
The legacy of Emmett Till ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries 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 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, a black boy who whistled at a white woman in a Mississippi grocery store in 1955, was a powerful catalyst for the civil rights movement. Although Till's killers were apprehended, they were quickly acquitted by an all-white, all-male jury and proceeded to sell their story to a journalist, providing grisly details of the murder. Three months after Till's body was recovered, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began
Free at last : civil rifghts heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Till, Emmett Louis 1941-1955
Languages
English (109)
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