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Author Anderson, Devery S., author.

Title Emmett Till : the murder that shocked the world and propelled the civil rights movement / Devery S. Anderson ; foreword by Julian Bond.

Published Jackson, MS : University Press of Mississippi, [2015]
©2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.134 ANDE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiii, 552 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-527) and index.
Contents Part 1 In Black and White -- 1 Mother and Son 5 -- 2 Mississippi Welcomes Emmett Till 22 -- 3 Murder Heard Round the World 39 -- 4 Countdown 64 -- 5 Tallahatchie Trial, Part 1 85 -- 6 Tallahatchie Trial, Part 2 123 -- 7 Protests, Rumors, and Revelations 166 -- 8 Clamor, Conflict, and Another Jury 198 -- 9 LOOK Story and Its Aftermath 220 -- 10 Never the Same 252 -- Part 2 In Living Color -- 11 Revival 287 -- 12 Seeking Justice in a New Era 315 -- 13 Legacy of Emmett Till 344.
Subject Till, Emmett, 1941-1955.
Till-Mobley, Mamie, 1921-2003.
Lynching -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- Mississippi.
Racism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Trials (Murder) -- Mississippi -- Sumner.
Hate crimes -- Mississippi.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Mississippi -- Race relations.
History.
Variant Title Emmett Till, the murder that shocked the world and propelled the civil rights movement.
ISBN 9781496802842 (cloth : alk. paper)
1496802845 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781496802859 (ebook)