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A picture book of Cesar Chavez

Author: David A Adler; Michael S Adler; Marie Olofsdotter
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : [Folded and gathered galley], First editionView all editions and formats
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"Cesar Chavez dedicated his life to helping American farmworkers. As a child growing up in California during the Great Depression, he picked produce with his family. Cesar saw firsthand how unfairly workers were treated. As an adult, he organized farmworkers into unions and argued for better pay and fair working conditions. He was jailed for his efforts, but he never stopped urging people to stand up for their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Cesar Chavez; Cesar Chavez
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Adler; Michael S Adler; Marie Olofsdotter
OCLC Number: 908388819
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
Responsibility: by David A. Adler and Michael S. Adler ; illustrated by Marie Olofsdotter.

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"Cesar Chavez dedicated his life to helping American farmworkers. As a child growing up in California during the Great Depression, he picked produce with his family. Cesar saw firsthand how unfairly workers were treated. As an adult, he organized farmworkers into unions and argued for better pay and fair working conditions. He was jailed for his efforts, but he never stopped urging people to stand up for their rights."--Amazon.com.

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