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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 9 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / L. Mpho Mabunda, editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c1995
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Diane Abbot -- Wally Amos -- Gwendolyn Calvert Baker -- Don H. Barden -- James Borders -- Avery Brooks -- Margaret Taylor Burroughs -- Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi -- Calvin O. Butts, III -- Bill Campbell -- Diahann Carroll -- Henri Christophe -- Chuck D -- George Clinton -- Price M. Cobbs -- Bessie Coleman -- Samuel R. Delany, Jr. -- Giancarlo Esposito -- Hardy R. Franklin -- Nikki Giovanni -- Cheryl Gomez-Preston -- Eloise Greenfield -- Pam Grier -- Archibald H. Grimke -- Tyree Guyton -- Andre Harrell -- Oliver W. Harrington -- Coleman Hawkins -- Lenny Henry -- Eric H. Holder, Jr. -- Howlin Wolf -- Reginald and Warrington Hudlin -- Virginia Johnson -- Yusef Komunyakaa -- Julius Lester -- David Levering Lewis -- Ronnie Lott -- Nat Love -- Clarence Major -- Isaiah McKinnon -- Joe Leonard Morgan -- Remmy Ongala -- Waverly Person -- P.B.S. Pinchback -- Horace Pippin -- Mary Ellen Pleasant -- Hugh B. Price -- Jerry Rawlings -- Linda Johnson Rice -- Nolan Richardson -- Frank Robinson -- Sharon Sayles Belton -- Arthur Alfonso Schomburg -- Charles Clinton Spaulding -- Chuck Stone -- Regina Taylor -- Mary Church Terrell -- Vivien Thomas -- William Tolliver -- Peter Tosh -- Monroe Trotter -- Harriet Tubman -- Phyllis A. Wallace -- Levi Watkins, Jr. -- Faye Wattleton -- Rolonda Watts -- Paul R. Williams -- Phill Wilson -- Alfre Woodward -- Hale Woodruff
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, 319 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Abbot, Diane
Amos, Wally
Baker, Gwendolyn C
Barden, Don H
Borders, James
Brooks, Avery
Burroughs, Margaret Taylor, 1917-
Buthelezi, Gatsha
Butts III, Calvin O
Campbell, Bill
Carroll, Diahann
Christophe, Henri
Chuck D, 1960-
Clinton, George, 1940-
Cobbs, Price M
Coleman, Bessie, 1896-1926
Delany, Samuel R
Esposito, Giancarlo
Franklin, Hardy R
Giovanni, Nikki
Gomez-Preston, Cheryl
Greenfield, Eloise
Grier, Pam, 1949-
Grimke, Archibald Henry, 1849-1930
Guyton, Tyree, 1955-
Harrell, Andre
Harrington, Oliver W. (Oliver Wendell), 1912-
Hawkins, Coleman
Henry, Lenny
Holder, Eric Himpton, 1951-
Wolf, Howlin, 1910-1976
Hudlin, Reginald
Hudlin, Warrington
Johnson, Virginia, 1950-
Komunyakaa, Yusef
Lester, Julius
Lewis, David L, 1936-
Lott, Ronnie
Love, Nat, 1854-1921
Major, Clarence
McKinnon, Isaiah
Morgan, Joe Leonard
Ongala, Remmy
Person, Waverly
Pinchback, Pinckney Benton Stewart, 1837-1921
Pippin, Horace, 1888-1946
Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904
Price, Hugh B
Rawlings, Jerry J., 1947-
Rice, Linda Johnson
Richardson, Nolan
Robinson, Frank, 1935-
Belton, Sharon Sayles
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938
Spaulding, C. C. (Charles Clinton), 1874-1952
Stone, Chuck
Taylor, Regina, 1960-
Terrell, Mary Church, 1863-1954
Thomas, Vivien T., 1910-1985
Tolliver, William
Tosh, Peter
Trotter, Monroe
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913
Wallace, Phyllis Ann
Watkins, Levi, 1944-
Wattleton, Faye
Watts, Rolonda
Williams, Paul R., 1894-1980
Wilson, Phil
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Mabunda, L. Mpho, 1967- editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414435374 (electronic book)
1414435371 (electronic book)

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