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Delano, the story of the California grape strike.

by John Gregory Dunne

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Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chavez, Cesar, 1927-,
  • Grape Strike, Calif., 1965-1970

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhotos by Ted Streshinsky.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5325.A29 D8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5544256M
    LC Control Number67022438

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More than a labor dispute, the strike became a movement for social justice that helped redefine Latino and American politics.4/5. More than forty years the story of the California grape strike. book its original publication, Delano: The Story of the California Grape Strike, based on compelling first-hand reportage and interviews, retains both its freshness and its urgency in illuminating a moment of unusually significant social : University of California Press.

Budding reporter, Tala Mendoza, thinks life in Delano, California, is boring. But that's before her father and other members of the local Filipino grape workers' union vote to strike. While the strike brings Filipino and Mexican farmworkers together, it threatens to tear Tala and her best friend, Jasmine, apart/5.

Delano: The Story of the California Grape Strike by Dunne, John Gregory available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. In SeptemberFilipino and Mexican American farm workers went on strike against grape growers.

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It began in with a series of contretemps that drew national publicity, boycott support, and a number of young volunteers, some more self-important than informed. In SeptemberFilipino and Mexican American farm workers went on strike against grape growers in and around Delano, California.

More than a labor dispute, the strike became a movement for social justice that helped redefine Latino and American politics.

The strike also catapulted its leader. Delano is the brilliantly told narrative of a strike that has engaged the passionate concern of people of every class and political persuasion in the Far West, and focused the attention of thed entire nation on the plight of the Mexican-American farm workers of the San Joaquin Vallley of callifornia, who still live in conditions that wer considered barbaric in the thirties.

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