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Cesar Chavez

Labor Leader (31-Mar-1927 — 23-Apr-1993)


Frederick John Dalton. The Moral Vision of Cesar Chavez. Orbis Books. 2003. 200pp.

Mark Day. Forty Acres: Cesar Chavez and the Farm Workers. Praeger. 1971. 222pp.

Richard Griswold del Castillo; Richard A. Garcia. Cesar Chavez: A Triumph of Spirit. University of Oklahoma Press. 1997. 224pp.

Richard W. Etulain (editor). Cesar Chavez: A Brief Biography with Documents. Macmillan. 2002. 138pp.

Susan Ferriss; Ricardo Sandoval. The Fight in the Fields: Cesar Chavez and the Farmworkers Movement. Harcourt. 1998. 333pp.

Beverly Fodell. Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers: A Selective Bibliography. Wayne State University Press. 1974. 103pp.

John C. Hammerback; Richard J. Jensen. The Rhetorical Career of Cesar Chavez. Texas A&M University Press. 2003. 320pp.

Dan La Botz. Cesar Chavez and La Causa. Pearson Longman. 2005. 210pp.

Jacques E. Levy. Cesar Chavez: Autobiography of La Causa. University of Minnesota Press. 2007. 600pp.

Peter Matthiessen. Sal Si Puedes: Cesar Chavez and the New American Revolution. Random House. 1969. 372pp.

José-Antonio Orosco. Cesar Chavez and the Common Sense of Nonviolence. University of New Mexico Press. 2008. 143pp.

Fred Ross. Conquering Goliath: Cesar Chavez at the Beginning. Wayne State University Press. 1989. 144pp.

Jan Young. The Migrant Workers and Cesar Chavez. J. Messner. 1974. 189pp.


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  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.202)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.135)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.195)

  9. Current Biography, 1969 Yearbook (pp.86-89)

  10. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.101)

  11. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.94)

  12. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.129)

  13. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.3, pp.263-72)

  14. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.482)

  15. Legends in Their Own Time (p.47)

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