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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 64 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Preston Bailey -- Jerome Bettis -- Sterling Allen Brown -- Eugene Byrd -- Pearl Cleage -- Michael Clemons -- Lucille Clifton -- Janet Collins -- Anne Cools -- George W. Crockett, Jr. -- Jerald Daemyon -- Helen Octavia Dickens -- DMX -- George Duggins -- Tracey Edmonds -- James Farmer -- Larry R. Felix -- Lupe Fiasco -- Tsegaye Kawessa Gabre-Medhin -- Eric Gaskins -- Patrick A. Griffith -- Kamala D. Harris -- Russel L. Honore -- Felix Houphouet-Boigny -- Michael Irvin -- J Moss -- Jamea Jackson -- Alex Jones -- Lou Jones -- Clark Kellogg -- Ernie Ladd -- LaSalle Leffall -- James Lesure -- Reginald Lloyd -- Sidney Lowe -- Sandy McCarthy -- Angela McGlowan -- Vernice Miller-Travis -- Nazr Mohammed -- Milton Nascimento -- ZZ Packer -- Jim Parker -- Laval Perry -- Ron Prince -- Cheryl Rodriguez -- Pharoah Sanders -- Velma Scantlebury-White -- Bill Spiller -- Claudia Lynn Thomas -- Gloria E.A. Toote -- Kirk Whalum -- -- Preston Warren Williams II -- Elisabeth Withers-Mendes
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: ix, 283 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977-
Bailey, Preston
Bettis, Jerome
Brown, Sterling Allen, 1901-
Byrd, Eugene, 1975-
Cleage, Pearl
Clemons, Michael, 1965-
Clifton, Lucille, 1936-
Collins, Janet
Cools, Anne
Crockett, George W
Daemyon, Jerald
Dickens, Helen Octavia
Duggins, George
Edmonds, Tracey E
Farmer, James, 1920-
Felix, Larry R
Fiasco, Lupe
Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin
Gaskins, Eric
Griffith, Patrick A
Harris, Kamala D
Honore, Russel L
Houphouet-Boigny, Felix, 1905-1993
Irvin, Michael, 1966-
Moss, J
Jackson, Jamea
Jones, Alex, Catholic deacon
Jones, Lou
Kellogg, Clark
Ladd, Ernie
Leffall, LaSalle D
Lesure, James
Lloyd, Reginald
Lowe, Sidney, 1960-
McCarthy, Sandy
McGlowan, Angela
Miller-Travis, Vernice
Mohammed, Nazr
Nascimento, Milton, 1942-
Packer, ZZ
Parker, Jim, 1934-2005
Perry, Laval
Prince, Ron
Rodriguez, Cheryl Rene, 1952-
Sanders, Pharoah
Scantlebury-White, Velma
Spiller, Bill
Thomas, Claudia Lynn
Toote, Gloria E. A
Whalum, Kirk
Williams, Preston Warren
Withers-Mendes, Elisabeth
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Pendergast, Sara, editor
Pendergast, Tom, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414437859 (electronic book)
1414437854 (electronic book)

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