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Câesar E. Châavez : the fight for farm workers' rights

by Gaines, Ann.

Format: Print Book 2003
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Wilkinsburg Public Library Juvenile Biography J92 CHAVEZ BIOGRAPHY
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
Call Number  J92 CHAVEZ BIOGRAPHY
 
 
Summary
Traces the life and accomplishments of Mexican American labor leader Cesar Chavez, who founded the United Farm Workers union to promote better wages and working conditions for migrants and other farm workers.
Contents
A hard beginning
Learning to organize
The grape boycott
The movement grows.

Additional Information
Series Proud heritage (Child's World (Firm))
Subjects Chavez, Cesar, -- 1927-1993 -- Juvenile literature.
Chavez, Cesar, -- 1927-1993.
United Farm Workers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United Farm Workers.
Mexican Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Labor leaders -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Labor leaders.
Mexican Americans -- Biography.
Migrant labor.
Publisher Chanhassen, MN :Child's World,2003
Language English
Description 40 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographic references (page 39) and index.
ISBN 1567662099 (library bound : alk. paper)
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