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Metress, Christopher

Overview
Works: 6 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 2,208 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS228.R32, 810.9358
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Christopher Metress Publications by Christopher Metress
Most widely held works by Christopher Metress
Emmett Till in literary memory and imagination by Harriet Pollack ( )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 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
The lynching of Emmett Till : a documentary narrative ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The critical response to Dashiell Hammett ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Taylor and the negotiation of absence by Christopher Metress ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From flow to paradox : the meaning of time in The Good Soldier by Christopher Metress ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Emmett Till in literary memory and imagination ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (19)
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