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Chavez, Cesar 1927-1993

Overview
Works: 980 works in 1,715 publications in 2 languages and 71,621 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Speeches  Literature  Sources  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Picture books 
Subject Headings: Mexican Americans  Labor leaders 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Other, Honoree
Classifications: HD6509.C48, B
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Cesar Chavez : autobiography of La Causa by Jacques E Levy( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican-American civil rights and labor activist Cesar Chavez (1927-1993) comes to life in this vivid portrait of the charismatic and influential fighter who boycotted supermarkets and took on corporations, the government, and the powerful Teamster's Union. Jacques E. Levy gained unprecedented access to Chavez and the United Farm Workers in writing this account of one of the most successful labor movements in history - which also serves as a guidebook for social and political change
Boy oh boy by Cliff Leek( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet 30 positive male role models from throughout history. From activists like Mahatma Gandhi and Frederick Douglass to creative innovators like Prince and David Hockney, these men have fought conventional stereotypes to prove that modern-day masculinity can be defined freely. This book offers 30 stories of people whose lives demonstrate that there are endless possibilities--that boys and men can do and be so much more than what we think of when we say things like "boys will be boys." Discover a world of inspirational change-makers, teachers, peacemakers, artists, scientists, and more who have defied the expectations, care deeply about others, stand up for what is right, and express themselves in creative and exciting ways
Great speeches video series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video features five key speeches: Jimmy Carter's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech; George W. Bush's eulogy for Columbia astronauts; Lyndon B. Johnson's speech at Johns Hopkins University; Cesar Chavez's 'The Power of Nonviolence' speech; and Geneva Overholser's 'What Is Good Journalism?' speech
Cesar Chavez : "the power of non violence"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is a recording of Cesar Chavez's speech about non-violence
The Wrath of grapes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producers, Lorena Parlee, Lenny Bourin
"Right to work" laws-- a trap for America's minorities = "El derecho a trabajar"-- una trampa para los minoras EE UU by Cesar Chavez( )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamphlet describing the negative effects of "right to work" laws as set forth in Section 14(b) of the Taft-Hartley Act on Latinos, African-Americans, and other minorities
Troubled harvest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary which focuses on the dangerous pesticides, limited daycare for children, inadequate child labor laws, and antiquated immigration laws which migrant farm workers from Latin America face as they harvest fruits and vegetables in California and the Pacific Northwest
Great speeches( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents speeches by five famous speakers each with an introduction detailing the time, place and events surrounding them
The farm workers fight on by Cesar Chavez( Recording )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An organizer's tale : speeches by Cesar Chavez( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first major collection of writings by civil rights leader Cesar Chavez One of the most important civil rights leaders in American history, Cesar Chavez was a firm believer in the principles of nonviolence, and he effectively employed peaceful tactics to further his cause. Through his efforts, he helped achieve dignity, fair wages, benefits, and humane working conditions for hundreds of thousands of farm workers. This extensive collection of Chavez's speeches and writings chronicles his progression and development as a leader, and includes previously unpublished material. From speeches to spread the word of the Delano Grape Strike to testimony before the House of Representatives about the hazards of pesticides, Chavez communicated in clear, direct language and motivated people everywhere with an unflagging commitment to his ideals. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition
Creative non-violence by Cesar Chavez( Recording )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cesar Chavez, here recorded before the grape strike was won, speaks informally with Center Fellows about his view of things to come." Cf. Publisher's catalog, 1971
No grapes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About deadly dangerous pesticides used on grapes fields and their consequences in the population and in the environment
An interview with Cesar Chavez by Alexander Von Hoffman( Recording )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Hoffman, an attorney who worked with the Delano Grape Strike talks with the leader of the strike, Cesar Chavez, at his offices in Delano on July 11, 1970
American thought by Cesar Chavez( Recording )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The head of the United Farm Workers Union feels that America's leadership has failed to meet the needs of the people and has made our country disliked around the world but he sees hope in the people themselves and in their more active participation in government
Huelga : a film( Visual )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the 100 mile protest march of the migrant farm workers from Delano to Sacramento, California
The words of César Chávez by Cesar Chavez( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of speeches and writings by the Mexican American labor activist and head of the United Farm Workers
Catálago de la Exposición de Libros sobre Cultura Mexicano-Norteamericana : organizada con motivo de la imposición de la Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca a los señores César Chávez, Américo Paredes y Julián Samora by Exposición de Libros sobre Cultura Mexicano-norteamericana( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Farm Workers Convention : Chavez & Kennedy interviewed with comments by labor journalists( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews at the 1973 convention with Sen. Edward Kennedy and Cesar Chavez and remarks by Sam Kushnor, editor of the labor newspaper People's world, and Jose Ramirez, provide an examination of the farm workers' plight and the issues of the movement
American thought( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty acres; Cesar Chavez and the farm workers by Mark Day( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cesar Chavez : autobiography of La Causa
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An organizer's tale : speechesThe words of César ChávezThe words of César ChávezFrom the jaws of victory : the triumph and tragedy of Cesar Chavez and the farm worker movementFarm workers and the churches : the movement in California and TexasSal si puedes (Escape if you can) : Cesar Chavez and the new American revolutionThe crusades of Cesar Chavez : a biography
Alternative Names
Cesar Chavez American labor leader, community organizer, businessman, and Latino American civil rights activist

César Chávez americký aktivista za práva Latinoameričanů

César Chávez Amerikaans vakbondsbestuurder (1927-1993)

César Chávez pekerja pertanian, pemimpin buruh, dan aktivis hak-hak sipil Meksiko-Amerika

César Chávez sindacalista e attivista statunitense

César Chávez syndicaliste paysan américain

César Chávez US-amerikanischer Gründer der Landarbeitergewerkschaft United Farm Workers

Chavez, Cesar 1927-

Chavez, Cesar 1927-1993

Chavez, Cesar Estrada

Chavez, César Estrada 1927-

Chávez, Cesar Estrada 1927-1993

Chavez, Cezar, 1927-

Chavez, Cezar Estrada 1927-

Estrada Chavez, Cesar

Сесар Чавес

Сесар Чавес американски синдикалец, водач на Обединетите земјоделски работници

Сесар Эстрада Чавес

Чавес, Сесар Эстрада

סזאר צ'אבס פעיל זכויות עובדים בקליפורניה

צ'בס, סזר, 1927-1993

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سيزار تشافيز

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Languages
English (236)

Spanish (14)