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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 62 [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 Tommy Amaker -- John Amos -- Angela Bassett -- Sanford Biggers -- Golden Brooks -- Mehcad Brooks -- George Leslie Brown -- Rosemary Brown -- Rae Dawn Chong -- Mayme Agnew Clayton -- Donald Coleman -- Tony Corley -- Merrin Dungey -- Paris Michele Finner-Williams -- Morgan Freeman -- Tyrese Gibson -- Adele Givens -- Malcolm Gladwell -- Cuba Gooding, Jr. -- Juanita Long Hall -- Larry Leon Hamlin -- Ben Harper -- Kimberly N. Holland -- Willie Hutch -- Charles H. James, III -- Avery Johnson -- Doris W. Jones -- Leon Kintaudi -- Debra L. Lee -- Kingsley Leggs -- Mark Mallory -- Theresa Maxis -- Audra McDonald -- Dwayne McDuffie -- Elizabeth Nunez -- Paula Patton -- Rosemary Sadlier -- Ousmane Sembene -- Portia Simpson Miller -- Ian Smith -- Dakota Staton -- Marshall W. Taylor -- Susan C. Taylor -- Augustine Tolton -- Lance Tooks -- Chris Tucker -- Charles Wesley Turnbull -- Bobby Valentino -- Andre Ward -- Isaiah Washington -- Joyce Wein -- Kehinde Wiley -- Venus Williams -- Wendy Williams -- Kristal Brent Zook
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, 276 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Amaker, Tommy
Amos, John, 1939-
Bassett, Angela
Biggers, Sanford
Brooks, Golden
Brooks, Mehcad
Brown, George Leslie
Brown, Rosemary, 1930-
Chong, Rae Dawn
Clayton, Mayme A
Coleman, Donald, 1952-
Corley, Tony
Dungey, Merrin
Finner-Williams, Paris M. (Paris Michele), 1951-
Freeman, Morgan
Givens, Adele
Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
Gooding, Cuba, 1968-
Hall, Juanita, 1901-1968
Hamlin, Larry Leon
Harper, Ben, 1969-
Holland, Kim N
Hutch, Willie
James, Charles Howell
Johnson, Avery, 1965-
Jones, Doris
Kintaudi, Leon
Lee, Debra L
Leggs, Kingsley
Mallory, Mark
Maxis, Theresa
McDonald, Audra
McDuffie, Dwayne
Nunez, Elizabeth
Patton, Paula
Sadlier, Rosemary
Sembene, Ousmane, 1923-2007
Simpson Miller, Portia
Smith, Ian, 1969-
Staton, Dakota
Taylor, Major, 1878-1932
Taylor, Susan C
Tolton, Augustine, 1854-1897
Tooks, Lance
Tucker, Chris, 1972-
Turnbull, Charles Wesley
Valentino, Bobby, 1980-
Ward, Andre
Washington, Isaiah
Wein, Joyce, 1928-2005
Wiley, Kehinde
Williams, Venus, 1980-
Williams, Wendy, 1964-
Zook, Kristal Brent
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Pendergast, Sara, editor
Pendergast, Tom, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414429212 (electronic book)
1414429215 (electronic book)

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