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César Chávez

by Jonatha A. Brown

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Published by World Almanac Library in Milwaukee, WI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Chavez, Cesar, 1927- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Chavez, Cesar, 1927-,
    • United Farm Workers.,
    • Migrant agricultural laborers -- Labor unions -- United States -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Mexican Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Labor leaders.,
    • Migrant labor.,
    • Mexican Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      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.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.

      Statementby Jonatha A. Brown.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesTrailblazers of the modern world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6509.C48 B76 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3690081M
      ISBN 100836850971, 0836852575
      LC Control Number2003058743

      Side by Side /Lado A Lado is a bilingual story, or cuento, of historical figures Dolores Huerta and César Chávez. Dolores Huerta came from a rather privileged family, but had learned from her mother to think of others who were not so fortunate. She grew up to become a teacher and saw farmworker children come to school cold, barefoot, and hungry. ASU César E. Chávez Leadership Institute, Tempe, Arizona. K likes. The Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Institute is a high-energy, residential leadership program at Arizona State University for Arizona /5(19).

      César Chávez was a Mexican American labor activist, civil rights advocate and leader of the United Farm Workers. During the s and 70s, he was a leading voice for migrant farm workers. His leadership focused national attention on these laborers’ working conditions, which eventually led to improvements. César Chávez died on Ap , of unspecified natural causes. He is celebrated in a bill to create a paid state holiday in his honor. The holiday is celebrated on Ma Chávez's birthday. Texas also recognizes the day. Also, in both Arizona and Colorado, it is an optional holiday. It is the first and only holiday honoring a Mexican.

      Cesar Chavez. K likes. A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer, Cesar Chavez. In Theaters Followers: K. View detailed information and reviews for E Cesar Chavez St in Austin, Texas and get driving directions with road conditions and live traffic updates along the way.


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