Cesar Chavez's inspiring life story becomes available to a younger generation in this bilingual picture book. richard Griswold del Castillo follows the pioneering organizer from his childhood on a small farm in Yuma, through Chavez's later life, including the founding of the United Farm Workers and the award of the Medal of Freedom given by President Bill Clinton in Chavez's name after his death.
"This book serves ably as an introduction for younger students, and could even stand as a source for short reports."
Series: Pinata Bilingual Picture Books
For Ages: 7 - 10 years old
For Grades: 2 - 5
Language: English , Spanish
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st October 2002
Publisher: Piñata Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.8 x 22.4 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.39