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The Resource A wreath for Emmett Till, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy

A wreath for Emmett Till, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy

Label
A wreath for Emmett Till
Title
A wreath for Emmett Till
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents fifteen interlinked sonnets to pay tribute to Emmitt Till, a fourteen-year-old African American boy who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955 for whistling at a while woman, and whose murderers were acquitted
Cataloging source
CANA
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1946-
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Nelson, Marilyn
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3573.A4795
LC item number
W73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lardy, Philippe
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Till, Emmett
  • Till, Emmett
  • African Americans
  • African American teenage boys
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Murder victims
  • Hate crimes
  • Lynching
  • Children's poetry, American
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Murder victims
  • Hate crimes
  • Lynching
  • American poetry
  • Mississippi
  • Mississippi
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A wreath for Emmett Till, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [34])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 22 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618397525
Lccn
2004009205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0006020625
Label
A wreath for Emmett Till, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [34])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 22 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618397525
Lccn
2004009205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0006020625

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