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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 43 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Ralph G. Zerbonia,project editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c2004
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Khandi Alexander -- Dusty Baker -- Lindsay Barrett -- James Blake -- Terence Blanchard -- Bobby Bonds -- Derrick Brooks -- Janice Rogers Brown -- Octavia Bulter -- Mary Schmidt Campbell -- Victoria A. Cargill -- Tamika Catchings -- Syl Cheney-Coker -- Johnnetta B. Cole -- Sean "Puffy" Combs -- Peggy Cooper Cafritz -- Jayne Cortez -- Kia Corthron -- Benjamin O. Davis Jr. -- Jose Eduardo dos Santos -- Sharon Mills Draper -- Esther Gordy Edwards -- Deadria Farmer-Paellmann -- A. Oveta Fuller -- Laurent Gbagbo -- Althea Gibson -- Mike Grier -- Bessie Blout Griffin -- Gar Anthony Haywood -- Torii Hunter -- Thomas "T.D." Jakes. -- Edward P. Jones -- John P. Kee -- Rev Dr. Samuel Kobia -- Oni Faida Lampley -- Alfred Liggins III. -- Wangari Maathai -- Felicia Mabuza-Suttle -- Darnell Martin -- Curtis Mayfield -- Gay J. McDougall -- Frank Mercado-Valdes -- Laura W. Murphy -- Antonio Agostinho Neto -- Annetta Nunn -- Quattara -- Robert Parish -- Lenrie Peters -- Margaret and Matilda Roumania Peters -- Willa B. Player -- John Shippen -- Alice Walker -- J. Ernest Wilkins Jr. -- Tyrone Willingham -- CeCe Winans -- George C. Wolfe -- Lewin Wright
Summary Biographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life
Note Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web
Original: xi, 314 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Alexander, Khandi
Baker, Dusty, 1949-
Barrett, Lindsay, 1941-
Blake, James, 1979-
Blanchard, Terence
Bonds, Bobby
Brooks, Derrick
Brown, Janice Rogers, 1949-
Butler, Octavia E
Campbell, Mary Schmidt
Cragill, Victoria A
Catchings, Tamika
Cheney-Coker, Syl, 1945-
Cole, Johnnetta B
Diddy, 1969-
Cafritz, Peggy Cooper, 1947-
Cortez, Jayne
Corthron, Kia
Davis Benjamin O. (Benjamin Oliver), 1912-2002
Santos, Jose Eduardo dos, 1942-
Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Edwards, Esther Gordy
Farmer-Paellmann, Deadria
Fuller, A. Oveta
Gbagbo, Laurent, 1945-
Gibson, Althea, 1927-2003
Grier, Mike
Griffin, Bessie Blout
Haywood, Gar Anthony
Hunter, Torii K. (Torii Kedar), 1975-
Jakes, T. D
Jones, Edward P
Kee, John P
Kobia, Samuel
Lampley, Oni Faida
Liggins, Alfred, III
Maathai, Wangari
Mabuza-Suttle, Felicia
Martin, Darnell
Mayfield, Curtis
McDougall, Gay J
Mercado-Valdes, Frank
Murphy, Laura W
Agostinho Neto, Antonio, 1922-
Nunn, Annetta
Parish, Robert, 1953-
Peters Lenrie, 1932-
Peters, Margaret
Peters, Matilda Roumania
Player, Willa B
Shippen, John
Walker, Alice, 1944
Wilkins, Jesse Ernest, 1923-
Willingham, Tyrone
Winans, CeCe
Wolfe, George C
Wright, Lewin
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Zerbonia, Ralph G., editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9780787693251 (electronic book)
0787693251 (electronic book)

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