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8 edition of Forty acres found in the catalog.

Forty acres

Cesar Chavez and the farm workers.

by Mark Day

  • 50 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.,
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Chavez, Cesar, 1927-,
    • Agricultural laborers -- California,
    • Agricultural laborers -- Mexico

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 221-222.

      StatementIntrod. by Cesar Chavez.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1527.C2 D37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination222 p.
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5704782M
      LC Control Number70149964

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      Forty acres and a goat: a memoir User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This is a funny, touching, beautifully written sequel to Campbell's autobiography, Brother to a Dragonfly. A Baptist preacher, farmer, and civil rights activist, Campbell has combined parable Read full review5/5(1). Forty Acres. Book Binding:Hardback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition:VERYGOOD. " See all. About this item. Shipping, Returns & Payments. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. The Lost Ways by Claude Richards First Edition ().


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