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Matthiessen, Peter
Sal Si Puedes [Signed by both PM and Cesar Chavez]
NY: Random House, 1969. NY: Random House. 1969. 1st ed.. A nonfiction account of Cesar Chavez and the struggles of the Uni ted Farm Workers to form a migrant workers' union to end the dra matic exploitation of temporary farm labor that was so prevalent in the 1960s and 70s. This book was the subject of a lawsuit, an d later issues of the first edition came with a legal disclaimer pasted in. Matthiessen also revised it, and a new edition was iss ued a couple of years later. A significant piece of reporting and social criticism, chronicling one of the important labor movemen ts of the Sixties. signed by Matthiessen and by Cesar Chavez, who comments "This is a beautiful book." Fine in d/w. We are aware of no other copies signed by both Matthiessen and Chavez. .
Bookseller: Armadillo & Dicker Books & Ephemera [United States]
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