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Chavez, Cesar 1927-1993

Overview
Works: 738 works in 1,152 publications in 2 languages and 57,114 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Juvenile works  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Interviews 
Subject Headings: Labor leaders 
Roles: Interviewee, Speaker, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: HD6509.C48, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Cesar Chavez
Publications by Cesar Chavez
Publications by Cesar Chavez, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Cesar Chavez
 
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Most widely held works by Cesar Chavez
Cesar Chavez : autobiography of La Causa by Jacques E Levy( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 2,056 libraries worldwide
Mexican-American civil rights and labor activist Cesar Chavez (1927-1993) comes to life in this vivid portrait of the charismatic and influential fighter who boycotted supermarkets and took on corporations, the government, and the powerful Teamster's Union. Jacques E. Levy gained unprecedented access to Chavez and the United Farm Workers in writing this account of one of the most successful labor movements in history - which also serves as a guidebook for social and political change
The Wrath of grapes ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Presents interviews with workers and farm owners on the use of pesticides on commercial grape orchards. Workers discuss the health problems involved in working in various pesticide environments
"Right to work" laws, a trap for America's minorities by Cesar Chavez( file )
6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Great speeches ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Presents speeches by five famous speakers each with an introduction detailing the time, place and events surrounding them. Each speech contains five break points to highlight and allow easy access to the famous lines of each speech
The farm workers fight on by Cesar Chavez( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Troubled harvest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A documentary which focuses on the dangerous pesticides, limited daycare for children, inadequate child labor laws, and antiquated immigration laws which migrant farm workers from Latin America face as they harvest fruits and vegetables in California and the Pacific Northwest
Creative non-violence by Cesar Chavez( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Cesar Chavez, here recorded before the grape strike was won, speaks informally with Center Fellows about his view of things to come." Cf. Publisher's catalog, 1971
American thought ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Huelga a film ( visu )
4 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Depicts the 100 mile protest march of the migrant farm workers from Delano to Sacramento, California
American thought by Cesar Chavez( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The head of the United Farm Workers Union Cesar Chavez feels that America's leadership has failed to meet the needs of the people and has made our country disliked around the world, but he sees hope in the people themselves and in their more active participation in government
National Farm Workers Convention Chavez & Kennedy interviewed with comments by labor journalists ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Interviews at the 1973 convention with Sen. Edward Kennedy and Cesar Chavez and remarks by Sam Kushnor, editor of the labor newspaper People's world, and Jose Ramirez, provide an examination of the farm workers' plight and the issues of the movement
No grapes ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
About deadly dangerous pesticides used on grapes fields and their consequences in the population and in the environment
An interview with Cesar Chavez by Cesar Chavez( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Cesar Chavez talks with Alexander Hoffman about the United Farm Workers' Delano grape strike, La Huelga, and other California farm problems. Chavez brings the situation up to date in the early days of the UFW struggle, explains how the union recruits workers, and comments on the plight of minorities in the United States
From the vault subject series ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten episodes comprising of vintage interviews and journalism documenting the struggle for democracy in America. The excerpts include interviews, speeches, readings and narration from James Baldwin, Ossie Davis, Rudy Dee, Cesar Chavez, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rosa Parks
The roots of resistance ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Selected highlights from the Freedom Archives featuring contemporary recordings of the voices of political and social activists. Topics include civil rights and Black liberation, Vietnam war protests, the prison movement, Puerto Rico, Chile, Native American movements, women's liberation, the International Hotel and other social issues and movements
Safe food and justice for all ( visu )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In 1991 a UFW pesticide curriculum, Safe Food & Justice For All, was developed for teacher use. In this film, United Farm Workers former spokesman Cesar Chavez and others discuss the dangers and health hazards of five different pesticides currently used by California agriculture
The words of César Chávez by Cesar Chavez( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A collection of speeches and writings by the Mexican American labor activist and head of the United Farm Workers
Martin Luther King, Jr., Cesar Chavez, Rosa Parks initiative scholars/fellows directory, 1986-1990 by Michigan( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Cesar Chavez : a photo-illustrated biography by Lucile Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Presents the life story of the Mexican American labor leader who achieved justice for migrant farm workers by creating a union to protect their rights
 
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Alternative Names
Chavez, Cesar 1927-
Chavez, Cesar 1927-1993
Chavez, César Estrada 1927-
Chávez, Cesar Estrada 1927-1993
Chavez, Cezar Estrada 1927-
Languages
English (167)
Spanish (11)
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