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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 12 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Shirelle Phelps, editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c1996
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Floyd Adams -- Andrew C. Barrett -- Jennifer Beals -- Bill Bellamy -- Lonnie Bristow -- Marie Dutton Brown -- Zora Brown -- Eugene Bullard -- Leonard Coleman -- Albert Collins -- J. California Cooper -- Alison Davis -- Bessie Delany -- Sadie Delany -- Marilyn Ducksworth -- Cesaria Evora -- Willie Gary -- Nelson George -- Nathaniel Glover -- Lawrence Otis Graham -- Ken Griffey, Jr. -- Anthony Griffin -- Bethann Hardison -- Barbara Harris -- E. Lynn Harris -- Robert Hayden -- Larry Irving -- Shirley Ann Jackson -- Charles S. Johnson -- Amayla Kearse -- Flo Kennedy -- Chaka Khan -- Eriq LaSalle -- Maria Liberia-Peters -- Ken Lofton -- Henry Lyons -- Ali Mazrui -- Kaire Mbuende -- Lonette McKee -- Gilbert Moses -- Cecil Murray -- Eddie Murray -- Maria Mutola -- Zena Oglesby -- Chales Ogletree -- Deval Patrick -- Frederick D. Patterson -- Dennis Rodman -- Al Roker -- Patrice Rushen -- Synthia St. James -- Augusta Savage -- Leopold Sedar Senghor -- Audrey Smaltz -- Roger G. Smith -- Paul Stewart -- Sheryl Swoopes -- Frank Thomas -- C. Delores Tucker -- Patrice C. Washington -- Val Washington -- Perry Watkins -- Dorothy West -- Conrad Worrill
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, 294 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Adams, Floyd
Barrett, Andrew C
Beals, Jennifer
Bellamy, Bill, 1965-
Bristow, Lonnie
Brown, Marie Dutton
Brown, Zora K
Bullard, Eugene Jacques, 1894-1961
Coleman, Leonard S
Collins, Albert, 1932-1993
Cooper, J. California
Davis, Alison
Delany, Annie Elizabeth, 1891-1995
Delany, Sarah Louise, 1889-1999
Ducksworth, Marilyn
Evora, Cesaria
Gary, Willie, 1947-
George, Nelson
Glover, Nathaniel
Graham, Lawrence
Griffey, Ken, Jr
Griffin, Anthony
Hardison, Bethann
Harris, Barbara
Harris, E. Lynn
Hayden, Robert
Irving, Larry
Jackson, Shirley Ann, 1946-
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956
Kearse, Amayla
Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000
Khan, Chaka
LaSalle, Eriq, 1962-
Liberia-Peters, M. Ph
Lofton, Kenny, 1967-
Lyons, Henry
Mazrui, Ali Al'Amin
Mbuende, Kaire
McKee, Lonette
Moses, Gilbert
Murray, Cecil
Murray, Eddie
Mutola, Maria
Oglesby, Zena
Ogletree, Charles J
Patrick, Deval
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988
Rodman, Dennis, 1961-
Roker, Al, 1954-
Rushen, Patrice
Saint James, Synthia
Savage, Augusta, 1892-1962
Senghor, Leopold Sedar, 1906-2001
Smaltz, Audrey
Smith, Roger Guenveur
Stewart, Paul
Swoopes, Sheryl
Thomas, Frank, 1968-
Tucker, C. Delores
Washington, Patrice C
Washington, Val
Watkins, Perry
West, Dorothy, 1907-1998
Worrill, Conrad Walter, 1941-
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Shirelle, Phelps, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414435404 (electronic book)
1414435401 (electronic book)

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