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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 26 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Dave Oblender,editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c2001
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Clifford Alexander -- LaVern Baker -- Lem Barney -- Michael Beach -- Asha Blake -- Isaac Bruce -- John Bryant -- Jerry Butler -- Stokely Carmichael -- Rubin Carter -- Vince Carter -- Horace Cayton -- Tracy Chapman -- May Edward Chinn -- Donn Clendenon -- Bill Cosby -- Christopher Paul Curtis -- Harold Doley Jr. -- Michael Clarke Duncan -- Sean Elliott -- Mari Evans -- Henry W. Foster, Jr. -- Clarence Harmon -- Cornelius Langston Henderson -- M. William Howard, Jr. -- Milt Jackson -- Ronny Jordan -- Majorie Stewart Joyner -- Earl Lloyd -- Vicki Mabrey -- Edna Manley -- Greg Mathis -- Ralph Metcalfe -- Chante Moore -- Ernest "Dutch" Morial -- Marion Motley -- Ozzie Newsome -- Thandie Newton -- Jeffrey Osborne -- Charley Pride -- J. Saunders Redding -- Louis L. Redding -- Oscar Robertson -- Bobby Rush -- Betty Shabazz -- Horace Silver -- Barbara Sizemore -- Mary Carter Smith -- Mildred D. Taylor --Debi Thomas -- Isiah Thomas -- Bennie G. Thompson -- John W. Thompson --Morgan Tsvangirai -- A.J. Verdelle -- Benny Waters -- Melvin Watt -- Clarence Williams III -- Edwin Witt
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, 263 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Alexander, Clifford L, 1933-
Baker, LaVern
Barney, Lem
Beach, Michael
Blake, Asha
Bruce, Isaac, 1972-
Bryant, John, 1966-
Butler, Jerry
Carmichael, Stokely
Carter, Rubin, 1937-2014
Carter, Vince
Cayton, Horace R. (Horace Roscoe), 1903-1970
Chapman, Tracy, 1964-
Chinn, May Edward, 1896-
Clendenon, Donn
Cosby, Bill, 1937-
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Doley, Harold, Jr
Duncan, Michael Clarke
Elliott, Sean
Evans, Mari, 1923-
Foster, Henry W., 1933-
Harmon, Clarence
Henderson, Cornelius Langston
Howard, M. William, Jr
Jackson, Milt
Jordan, Ronny
Joyner, Marjorie Stewart
Lloyd, Earl
Mabrey, Vicki
Manley, Edna
Mathis, Greg
Metcalfe, Ralph H
Moore, Chante
Morial, Ernest N
Motley, Marion
Newsome, Ozzie
Newton, Thandie, 1972-
Osborne, Jeffrey
Pride, Charley
Redding, J. Saunders (Jay Saunders), 1906-
Redding, Louis L
Robertson, Oscar, 1938-
Rush, Bobby
Shabazz, Betty
Silver, Horace, 1928-
Sizemore, Barbara A
Smith, Mary Carter
Taylor, Mildred D
Thomas, Debi
Thomas, Isiah, 1961-
Thompson, Bennie G
Thompson, John W
Tsvangirai, Morgan, 1952-
Verdelle, A. J., 1960-
Waters, Benny
Watt, Melvin L., 1945-
Williams, Clarence, 1939-
Witt, Edwin
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Oblender, Dave, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414435541 (electronic book)
1414435541 (electronic book)

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