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Till, Emmett 1941-1955

Works: 154 works in 349 publications in 1 language and 28,979 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Historical films  Biography  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Television programs  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Personal narratives 
Roles: Honoree
Classifications: HV6465.M7, 364.152309762
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Most widely held works by Emmett Till
The untold story of Emmett Louis Till by Keith A Beauchamp( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 10 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

Emmett Till : the sacrificial lamb of the civil rights movement by Clenora Hudson-Weems( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries 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
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Alternative Names
Emmett Louis Till

Emmett Till amerikanisches Mordopfer

Emmett Till ragazzo afroamericano brutalmente assassinato per motivi razziali

Moord op Emmett Till

Till, Emmett Louis 1941-1955

Тилл, Эмметт

אמט טיל

امت تیل

ايميت تل

എമ്മറ്റ് ടിൽ

エメット・ティル American murder victim


English (174)

Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till caseDeath of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed AmericaA death in the delta : the story of Emmett TillMississippi trial, 1955Gathering of watersThe lynching of Emmett Till : a documentary narrativeSimeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett TillEmmett Till and the Mississippi press