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The Resource Writing to save a life : the Louis Till file, John Edgar Wideman

Writing to save a life : the Louis Till file, John Edgar Wideman

Label
Writing to save a life : the Louis Till file
Title
Writing to save a life
Title remainder
the Louis Till file
Statement of responsibility
John Edgar Wideman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning writer traces the life of the father of iconic Civil Rights martyr Emmett Till, a man who was executed by the Army ten years before Emmett's murder. An evocative and personal exploration of individual and collective memory in America by one of the most formidable Black intellectuals of our time
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wideman, John Edgar
Dewey number
  • 364.152/3092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
D810.N4
LC item number
W49 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Till, Emmett
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • United States
  • Till, Louis
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American soldiers
  • War crimes
  • War crimes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American men
Label
Writing to save a life : the Louis Till file, John Edgar Wideman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louis Till -- The file -- Graves
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9781501147289
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016015604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • sky283198741
  • (OCoLC)944380559
  • 934564
Label
Writing to save a life : the Louis Till file, John Edgar Wideman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louis Till -- The file -- Graves
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9781501147289
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016015604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • sky283198741
  • (OCoLC)944380559
  • 934564

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