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Brown, Jonatha A
César Chávez / by Jonatha A. Brown
Milwaukee, WI : World Almanac Library, 2004
book jacket
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 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL jB CHAVEZ    AVAILABLE
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL jB CHAVEZ c.2  AVAILABLE
Subject Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 -- Juvenile literature
Subject(s) Migrant agricultural laborers -- Labor unions -- United States -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Mexican Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
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
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index
Contents Chapter 1 Field Worker's Hero 4 -- Chapter 2 Childhood 8 -- Chapter 3 Learning to Organize 14 -- Chapter 4 Building the Newa 21 -- Chapter 5 Huelga! Huelga! 26 -- Chapter 6 The Union Matures 32 -- Chapter 7 The Fight Continues 38
Series Trailblazers of the modern world
SOE Curriculum Lab

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