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The words of César Chávez

Author: Cesar Chavez; Richard J Jensen; John C Hammerback
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of speeches and writings by the Mexican American labor activist and head of the United Farm Workers.
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Genre/Form: History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993.
Words of César Chávez.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)647650408
Named Person: Cesar Chavez; Cesar Chavez; Cesar Chavez
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cesar Chavez; Richard J Jensen; John C Hammerback
ISBN: 1585441694 9781585441693 1585441708 9781585441709
OCLC Number: 48428936
Notes: Complements the editors' earlier study, The rhetorical career of César Chávez.
Description: xxviii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: César Chávez talks about organizing and about the history of the NFWA, December 1965 --
Sacramento March Letter, March 1966 --
Plan of Delano (English and Spanish versions), 1966 --
Chávez speech at solidarity house, April 1, 1967 --
César Chávez talks in New York, 1968 --
Good Friday letter, 1969 --
Testimony before the subcommittee of labor of the Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Public Welfare, April 16, 1969 --
Chávez at Austin, Texas, February 6, 1971 --
Speech at Exposition Park, May 2, 1971 --
César Chávez on money and organizing, October 4, 1971 --
Chávez at the University of Santa Clara, October 26, 1972 --
Speech in Coachella, 1973 --
Speech at Convention of International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, Los Angeles, June 1974 --
Nomination address for Governor Jerry Brown, Democratic National Convention, July 14, 1976 --
César Chávez goes home, June 25, 1978 --
Martin Luther King, Jr.: he showed us the way, April 1978 --
Summary of the president's address to the Texas organizing convocation, Pharr, Texas, February 25, 1979 --
Notes for Speech to the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, 1981 --
Notes for speech to graduating negotiations class, 1982 --
Address to the UFW's 7th Constitutional Convention, September 1984 --
Address to the commonwealth club of San Francisco, November 9, 1984 --
Speech to the Los Angeles County Chicano Employee Association, October 25, 1985 --
Wrath of grapes boycott speech, 1986 --
United Farm Workers of America: pecan workers speech, Arizona, 1987 (English and Spanish versions) --
Speech at Pacific Lutheran University, March 1989 --
Statement from César Chávez, Sacramento, April 3, 1991 --
Address before the building industry association of northern California, San Jose, November 21, 1991 --
Speech ending fast, March 10, 1968 --
Statement by César Chávez at the end of his twenty-four-day fast for justice, Phoenix, Arizona, June 4, 1972 --
Statement ending fast, Delano, California, August 21, 1988 --
Eulogy for Juana Estrada Chávez, San Jose, California, December 18, 1991 --
Eulogy for Fred Ross, San Francisco, October 17, 1992 --
Eulogy for Nan Freeman, 1972 --
Eulogy for Juan de la Cruz, Arvin, California, August 21, 1973 --
Eulogy for Rufino Contreras, Calexico, California, February 14, 1979 --
Eulogy for Rene López, Fresno, California, September 1983.
Responsibility: edited by Richard J. Jensen, John C. Hammerback.

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Cesar Chavez's relentless campaign for social justice for farm workers and labourers marked a milestone in US history. In this collection of words and analysis of his major speeches and writings, the  Read more...

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