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The Resource Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till, Simeon Wright ; with Herb Boyd

Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till, Simeon Wright ; with Herb Boyd

Label
Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till
Title
Simeon's story
Title remainder
an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till
Statement of responsibility
Simeon Wright ; with Herb Boyd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the 1955 kidnapping and murder of teenage Emmett Till as remembered by his cousin, sharing descriptions of life in period Mississippi and how the ensuing murder trial became a catalyst for the civil rights movement
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8/009762
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.93.M6
LC item number
W83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till, Simeon Wright ; with Herb Boyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Life in Mississippi -- My family -- At home with Mom and Dad -- The abduction -- The trial -- Fear and flight -- In Argo -- Reopening the case and exhuming the body -- Bobo on my mind -- Epilogue. The Till Bill -- Appendix. Lies, myths, and distortions
Control code
15880872
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 144 p.
Isbn
9781556527838
Lccn
2009033631
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
1304088
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368037283
Label
Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till, Simeon Wright ; with Herb Boyd
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Life in Mississippi -- My family -- At home with Mom and Dad -- The abduction -- The trial -- Fear and flight -- In Argo -- Reopening the case and exhuming the body -- Bobo on my mind -- Epilogue. The Till Bill -- Appendix. Lies, myths, and distortions
Control code
15880872
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 144 p.
Isbn
9781556527838
Lccn
2009033631
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
1304088
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368037283

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