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Remembering Cesar The Legacy of Cesar Chavez by George Ballis

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Published by Quill Driver Books .
Written in English


  • Biography: general,
  • Political,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sources,
  • Biography,
  • Mexican American agricultural laborers,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Humanitarians,
  • United States,
  • History,
  • Chavez, Cesar,,
  • 1927-,
  • Labor leaders,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Historical - General,
  • Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAnn McGregor (Editor), Cindy Wathen (Editor), George Elfie Ballis (Editor, Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8702396M
ISBN 101884956114
ISBN 109781884956119

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Description. An introduction is presented by Paul F. Chavez, president of the Cesar Chavez Foundation. The introduction is followed with more than 45 contributors sharing their perspectives and memories of Cesar Chavez, the reader will gain a unique perspective of who this visionary leader was. Remembering César E. Chávez. Recordando a César E. Chávez. By Denis O'Leary. ISBN: $ Latino Biography book, Latino Biography Cesar Chavez Spanish/English bilingual book, Latino Biography Cesar Chavez Agricultural labor Spanish/English bilingual book, Hispanic César Chávez illustrated biography. Remembering Cesar Chavez and His Legacy By Carlos Muñoz, Jr. I had the privilege of knowing Cesar Chavez and speaking truth to power on the same platform with him during his lifetime. My first contact with Cesar occurred when I was president of the United Mexican American Students at California State University in Los Angeles in Finally he places the footstool upon the chair and sees the knocker. Roger is immensely relived at the sight of the man standing at the gate. It was Caesar, the gardener who was to come to see the rose trees that morning and Weston had made a note of that – Remember, Caesar! (Remember, Mr. Caesar will be coming to see the rose trees).

Remembering Cesar: The Legacy of Cesar Chavez By Ann McGregor (Compiler), Cindy Wathen (Editor) Publisher: Quill Driver Books; (November ) ISBN: MY HERO recommends this book to adult readers. From the Publisher In this collection of firsthand accounts by those who knew him best, a portrait of an uncommonly complex man, both. Get this from a library! Remembering Cesar: the legacy of Cesar Chavez. [Ann McGregor; Cindy Wathen; George Elfie Ballis;] -- Collection of remembrances by those who knew Cesar Chavez best the famous, members of the Chavez family, UFW staff and farmworkers themselves. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Remembering Cesar: The Legacy of Cesar Chavez by Ann McGregor (, Hardcover) at the .   Buy Remembering Cesar: The Legacy of Cesar Chavez by Cindy Wathen from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Author: Cindy Wathen.