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Author Crowe, Chris.
Title Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case / by Chris Crowe.
Published New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2003.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 TCC - Juvenile Collection  F350.N4 C76 2003b    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 128 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128).
Contents The boy who triggered the civil rights movement -- Kicking the hornets' nest -- The boy from Chicago -- The wolf whistle -- Setting the stage -- Getting away with murder -- Aftershocks.
Summary Presents a true account of the murder of fourteen-year-old, Emmett Till, in Mississippi, in 1955.
Subject Till, Emmett, 1941-1955.
Till, Emmett, 1941-1955 -- Juvenile literature.
Mississippi -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Lynching -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African American teenage boys -- Mississippi -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Racism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Trials (Murder) -- Mississippi -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0803728042
OCLC number 54312844