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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 60 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, c2007
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Jenoyne Adams -- Lucille L. Adams-Campbell -- Mara Brock Akil -- Mohammed Naseehu Ali -- Wambui Bahati -- Mary J. Blige -- Lawrence Bobo -- James Brown -- Ursula M. Burns -- Earl Caldwell -- Cedric the Entertainer -- Janet Langhart Cohen -- Natalie Cole -- Marcia Cooke -- Michael Datcher -- Debra J. Dickerson -- Michelle Ebanks -- Mike Epps -- Adrian Fenty -- Felicia P. Fields -- Sam Fine -- Norman C. Francis -- Marilyn Hughes Gaston -- Truman K. Gibson -- Grandmaster Flash -- Ice Cube -- Mwai Kibaki -- Martin Lawrence -- A. Leon Lowry, Sr. -- Ludacris -- Rick Mahorn -- Tyron McFarlan -- Simon Nkoli -- Yannick Noah -- Kimberly Oliver -- Oguchi Onyewu -- William D. Payne -- Rodney Peete -- Freddie Perren -- Charlotte E. Ray -- Eugene Booker Record -- Constance LaMay Rice -- Paul Rusesabagina -- James Stewart, Jr. -- Sun Ra -- Jermain Taylor -- Mose Tolliver -- Allen Toussaint -- Walter J. Turnbull -- Courtney B. Vance -- Mal Whitfield -- Dudley Williams -- Jackie Wilson -- Bobby Womack -- Antoinette Wright
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, 272 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Adams, Jenoyne
Adams-Campbell, Lucille L
Akil, Mara Brock
Ali, Mohammed, 1971-
Bahati, Wambui
Blige, Mary J
Bobo, Lawrence
Brown, James, 1933-2006
Burns, Ursula M
Caldwell, Earl
Cedric, the Entertainer, 1965-
Cohen, Janet Langhart, 1941-
Cole, Natalie, 1950-
Cooke, Marcia
Datcher, Michael, 1967-
Dickerson, Debra J., 1959-
Ebanks, Michelle
Epps, Mike
Fenty, Adrian M
Fields, Felicia P
Fine, Sam
Francis, Norman C
Gaston, Marilyn H
Gibson, Truman K. (Truman Kella), 1912-2005
Grandmaster Flash
Ice Cube (Musician)
Kibaki, Mwai,dd1931-
Lawrence, Martin, 1965-
Lowry, A. Leon, Sr
Ludacris (Rapper)
Mahorn, Rick
McFarlan, Tyron
Nkoli, Simon, 1957-1998
Noah, Yannick, 1960-
Oliver, Kimberly
Onyewu, Oguchi
Payne, William D., 1932-
Peete, Rodney
Perren, Freddie
Ray, Charlotte E
Record, Eugene
Rice, Constance LaMay
Rusesabagina, Paul, 1955-
Stewart, James, 1985-
Sun Ra
Taylor, Jermain
Tolliver, Mose, 1920-2006
Toussaint, Allen
Turnbull, Walter J
Vance, Courtney B
Whitfield, Mal, 1924-
Williams, Dudley, 1938-
Wilson, Jackie
Womack, Bobby
Wright, Antoinette
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Pendergast, Sara, editor
Pendergast, Tom, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414429199 (electronic book)
1414429193 (electronic book)

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