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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 60 : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2007]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
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
Notes "ISSN 1058-1316."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Original: ix, 272 pages : photographs ; 29 cm
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Subject Cedric, the Entertainer, 1965-
Grandmaster Flash.
Ice Cube (Musician)
Ludacris (Rapper)
Sun Ra.
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.
Cohen, Janet Langhart, 1941-
Cole, Natalie, 1950-2015.
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.
Kibaki, Mwai, dd1931-
Lawrence, Martin, 1965-
Lowry, A. Leon, Sr
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, 1954-
Stewart, James, 1985-
Taylor, Jermain
Tolliver, Mose, 1920-2006.
Toussaint, Allen.
Turnbull, Walter J.
Vance, Courtney B.
Whitfield, Mal, 1924-2015.
Williams, Dudley, 1938-2015.
Wilson, Jackie.
Womack, Bobby.
Wright, Antoinette
SUBJECT Cedric, the Entertainer, 1965- fast
Grandmaster Flash. fast
Ice Cube (Musician) fast
Ludacris (Rapper) fast
Sun Ra. fast
Adams, Jenoyne. fast
Ali, Mohammed, 1971- fast
Blige, Mary J. fast
Bobo, Lawrence. fast
Brown, James, 1933-2006. fast
Caldwell, Earl. fast
Cohen, Janet Langhart, 1941- fast
Cole, Natalie, 1950-2015. fast
Datcher, Michael, 1967- fast
Dickerson, Debra J., 1959- fast
Epps, Mike. fast
Fields, Felicia P. fast
Fine, Sam. fast
Gaston, Marilyn H. fast
Gibson, Truman K. (Truman Kella), 1912-2005. fast
Lawrence, Martin, 1965- fast
Nkoli, Simon, 1957-1998. fast
Noah, Yannick, 1960- fast
Peete, Rodney. fast
Perren, Freddie. fast
Record, Eugene. fast
Rusesabagina, Paul, 1954- fast
Stewart, James, 1985- fast
Tolliver, Mose, 1920-2006. fast
Toussaint, Allen. fast
Turnbull, Walter J. fast
Vance, Courtney B. fast
Whitfield, Mal, 1924-2015. fast
Williams, Dudley, 1938-2015. fast
Wilson, Jackie. fast
Womack, Bobby. fast
Subject African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography
African Americans.
Genre/Form Gale Virtual Reference Library
Form Electronic book
Author Pendergast, Sara.
Pendergast, Tom.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 0787679321