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Death of Innocence by Mamie Till-Mobley
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Nov 15, 2007

really liked it
bookshelves: memoir-autobiography, nonfiction, civil-rights, us-history
Read in May, 2009

This is one of the most heart-wrenching stories I have ever read. I cried more than a few times throughout the book. The murder of Emmett Till was such a important event that played a huge part in sparking the civil rights movement, and I hadn't even heard about it until I came upon this book.

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