Cesar Chavez

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First Avenue Editions, Jan 1, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
An illustrated biography of Cesar Chavez, who worked to improve conditions for farm workers by helping to establish a union for them and by leading strikes to raise their pay and better their working conditions.

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User Review  - odonnell - LibraryThing

This is a simple and clearly written "On My Own" biography about an important figure in California history, Cesar Chavez. Author Ginger Wadsworth does a good job including details about Chavez's early ... Read full review

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Easy reader for students to understand the life of Cesar Chavez. Photo in afterword to help students understand history. Read full review


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Ginger Wadsworth is the author of many nonfiction titles for young readers, including, for Clarion, Words West: Voices of Young Pioneers, which was named a Nonfiction Honor Book by VOYA and received the Western Writers of America Spur Award. She lives in Orinda, California. You can learn more about her at www.gingerwadsworth.com .

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