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A Wreath for Emmett Till

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A Wreath for Emmett Till
Title
A Wreath for Emmett Till
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Summary
A Coretta Scott King and Printz honor book now in paperback. A Wreath for Emmett Till is "A moving elegy," says The Bulletin.In 1955 people all over the United States knew that Emmett Louis Till was a fourteen-year-old African American boy lynched for supposedly whistling at a white woman in Mississippi. The brutality of his murder, the open-casket funeral held by his mother, Mamie Till Mobley, and the acquittal of the men tried for the crime drew wide media attention. In a profound and chilling poem, award-winning poet Marilyn Nelson reminds us of the boy whose fate helped spark the civil rights movement
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  • Nelson, Marilyn
  • Lardy, Philippe
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dictionaries
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  • History
  • Young Adult Nonfiction
Label
A Wreath for Emmett Till
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:7b04fc21-2f42-44a0-bbf3-6790a75683aa
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547529479
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Wreath for Emmett Till
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:7b04fc21-2f42-44a0-bbf3-6790a75683aa
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547529479
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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