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Picture Book of Cesar Chavez (Paperback) (David A. Adler & Michael S. Adler)
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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. Young readers will be inspired by the fascinating life story of this champion of social justice.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Picture Book Biography
Publisher: Holiday House
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: David A. Adler & Michael S. Adler
Street Date: July 1, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-67-8712
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