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The Resource Death of Innocence : The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley, Christopher Benson

Death of Innocence : The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley, 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, 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
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • African American youth
  • Hate crimes
  • Lynching
  • Mississippi
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Till, Emmett
  • Trials (Murder)
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, Christopher Benson
Instantiates
Publication
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
20374010
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Ballentine Books Trade Paperback ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780812970470
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Death of Innocence : The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America, Mamie Till-Mobley, Christopher Benson
Publication
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
20374010
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Ballentine Books Trade Paperback ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780812970470
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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