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3 edition of Cesar Chavez found in the catalog.

Cesar Chavez

by Kathleen Tracy

  • 19 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Mitchell Lane Publishers in Bear, Del .
Written in English

  • Labor leaders,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Labor unions,
  • Agricultural laborers,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Profiles the Latino, Cesar Chavez, who worked to win fairer treatment of the migrant farm workers in California in the 1960s and helped establish the United Farm Workers union.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-46) and index.

    Statementby Kathleen Tracy
    SeriesLatinos in American history
    LC ClassificationsHD6509.C48 T73 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24962079M
    ISBN 101584152249
    ISBN 109781584152248
    LC Control Number2003004651

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    César Chávez (SAY sahr CHAH vess) was born into a Mexican American grandfather had come to the United States in the 's. At that time people could live on a piece of land, work it for a period of time and become the owners of the land. This picture book about Cesar Chavez provides a strong introduction to the biographical details of his life, from his early days growing up in the Great Depression to .

    Cesar Chavez is one of the most famous labor union leaders in the world. His family lost their farm in and became migrant farmworkers. His dissatisfaction with the way migrant farmworkers were treated led to his nonviolent fight for dignity and fairness for farmworkers everywhere. Cesar Chavez grew up on a farm in Yuma, Arizona with his two brothers and two sisters. His family owned a farm and a local grocery store. Cesar had a happy time growing up with family and relatives around him. His best friend was his brother Richard. His family lived in .

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