Cesar Chavez : A Hero for Everyone


Soto, Gary

Contributors: Lohstoeter, Lori

Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Published: June 25, 2008
Categories: Biography & Memoir, Social Sciences
Audience: Adult
Distributed By: Axis 360
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¡Viva la causa!
¡Viva César Chávez!
Up and down the San Joaquin Valley of California, and across the country, people chanted these words. Cesar Chavez, a migrant worker himself, was helping Mexican Americans work together for better wages, for better working conditions, for better lives.
No one thought they could win against the rich and powerful growers. But Cesar was out to prove them wrong -- and that he did.