Emmett Till: The Murder That Galvanized the Civil Rights Movement
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One of the most gruesome and heinous lynchings of the 20th century.  Author Devery Anderson separates the fact and fiction of the murder of Emmett Till.  His book, Emmett Till: The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights Movement, is the definitive account of the kidnapping and lynching which took place in 1955.
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