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The Resource Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe

Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe

Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case
Title
Getting away with murder
Title remainder
the true story of the Emmett Till case
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Crowe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a true account of the murder of fourteen-year-old, Emmett Till, in Mississippi, in 1955
Summary
When fourteen-year-old Emmett Till left Chicago to visit family in a small town in Mississippi and was soon murdered for whistling at a white woman, a series of events took place that changed the ways of the south and the nation forever
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
183056
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.152309762
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1210
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1210
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of the Emmett Till case
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780803728042
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002005736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20040826-001/mmw
  • BRO-cust20050407-064
  • BRO-cust20050822-064
System control number
  • ocm49699347
  • 75301
  • GCV
  • (OCoLC)75301
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780803728042
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002005736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20040826-001/mmw
  • BRO-cust20050407-064
  • BRO-cust20050822-064
System control number
  • ocm49699347
  • 75301
  • GCV
  • (OCoLC)75301

Library Locations

    • Marion County Public LibraryBorrow it
      123 East 5th Avenue, Buena Vista, GA, 31803, US
      32.318154 -84.515872
    • Mildred L. Terry Public LibraryBorrow it
      640 Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA, 31901, US
      32.461199 -84.985524
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