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Dolores Huerta : labor leader and civil rights activist

Author: Robin S Doak
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Compass Point Books, ©2008.
Series: Signature lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book recounts the life of Dolores Huerta, who, along with Cesar Chavez, founded the National Farmworkers Association, an organization focused on fighting for the rights of farmworkers across the United States.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Dolores Huerta; Dolores Huerta; Dolores Huerta
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robin S Doak
ISBN: 9780756534776 0756534771
OCLC Number: 163625320
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm.
Contents: It can be done --
Learning about racism --
Choosing a new path --
Founding a union for farmworkers --
Early struggles --
La huelga --
A boycott begins --
Negotiating a settlement --
Continued activism.
Series Title: Signature lives.
Responsibility: by Robin S. Doak.
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This book recounts the life of Dolores Huerta, who, along with Cesar Chavez, founded the National Farmworkers Association, an organization focused on fighting for the rights of farmworkers across the United States.

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