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Fri Mar 21 17:12:10 2014 UTClccn-n940606100.35The lynching of Emmett Till : a documentary narrative /0.471.00From flow to paradox : the meaning of time in The Good Soldier /37050842n 940606103630324lccn-n87906703Till, Emmett1941-1955lccn-n88623375Pollack, Harrietedtlccn-n87841826Milam, J. W.lccn-n80016943Hammett, Dashiell1894-1961lccn-n50008415Taylor, Peter1917-1994lccn-no2007088509ebrary, IncMetress, ChristopherHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcSourcesTrials, litigation, etcMississippiAfrican Americans--Crimes againstTill, Emmett,African Americans as literary charactersRace in literaturePolitics and literatureLynching in literatureAmerican literatureUnited StatesCivil rights movements in literatureRacismLynchingTrials (Murder)Race relationsMilam, J. WHammett, Dashiell,Detective and mystery stories, AmericanAmerican fictionTime in literatureSouthern StatesSilence in literatureTaylor, Peter,19631986199119942002200720082208619810.9358PS228.R32ocn470932200ocn49528437011667ocn614594436file20070.50Pollack, HarrietEmmett Till in literary memory and imaginationHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcThe horrific 1955 slaying of fourteen-year-old Emmett Till marks a significant turning point in the history of American race relations. An African American boy from Chicago, Till was visiting relatives in the Mississippi Delta when he was accused of "wolf-whistling" at a young white woman. His murderers abducted him from his great-uncle's home, beat him, then shot him in the head. Three days later, searchers discovered his body in the Tallahatchie River. The two white men charged with his murder received a swift acquittal from an all-white jury. The eleven essays in Emmett Till in Li+-+56378625357905ocn049225218book20020.35The lynching of Emmett Till : a documentary narrativeHistoryTrials, litigation, etcSources+-+K6767486352494ocn030780444book19940.73The critical response to Dashiell HammettCriticism, interpretation, etc+-+038437868532411ocn034575552book19910.92Metress, ChristopherPeter Taylor and the negotiation of absenceCriticism, interpretation, etc11ocn034575614book19861.00Metress, ChristopherFrom flow to paradox : the meaning of time in The Good Soldier11ocn703214183file20080.47Emmett Till in literary memory and imagination+-+5637862535+-+K676748635+-+K676748635Fri Mar 21 15:47:06 EDT 2014batch5317