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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 59 : 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 George Edward Alcorn -- Benny Andrews -- Michelle A. Banks-- Gwendolyn Bennett -- Dave Bing -- Jane M. Bolin -- Gerald M. Boyd -- Ed Bradley -- Tyrone Brooks -- Clarence Brown -- Angela Burt-Murray -- Reggie Bush -- Bebe Moore Campbell -- Swin Cash -- William Jelani Cobb -- Bill Cosby -- Tony Dungy --Katherine Dunham -- Willarda V. Edwards -- Keith M. Ellison -- Omar Epps -- Etta Zuber Falconer -- Joyce F. Garrett -- A.G. Gaston -- Russell L. Goings -- Farrah Gray -- Jessie Mae Hemphill -- Terrence Howard -- James Jamerson -- Liya Kebede -- Malcolm David Kelley -- Earl Klugh --Adriane Lenox -- Gerald Levert -- Tegla Loroupe -- Vivian Malone Jones -- Kerry James Marshall -- Mark Matthews -- Dele Olojede -- Buck O'Neil -- Betty Pace -- Violet Palmer -- David A. Paterson -- Wintley Phipps -- James Pickens -- Billy Preston -- Silas Purnell -- Rickey Smiley -- Denise L. Stinson -- Amaré Stoudemire -- Gladys Quander Tancil -- Paul Tergat -- Luther Vandross -- Chris Webber -- Madie Hall Xuma
Summary Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others
Notes "ISSN 1058-1316."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Original: 278 pages : photographs ; 29 cm
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Subject Alcorn, George Edward
Andrews, Benny, 1930-2006.
Banks, Michelle A.
Bennett, Gwendolyn, 1902-1981.
Bing, Dave, 1943-
Bolin, Jane M. (Jane Matilda), 1908-2007.
Boyd, Gerald M.
Bradley, Ed, 1941-2006.
Brooks, Tyrone.
Brown, Clarence, 1924-2005.
Burt-Murray, Angela.
Bush, Reggie
Campbell, Bebe Moore, 1950-2006.
Cash, Swin
Cobb, William Jelani.
Cosby, Bill, 1937-
Dungy, Tony.
Dunham, Katherine.
Edwards, Willarda V.
Ellison, Keith M
Epps, Omar.
Falconer, Etta Zuber
Garrett, Joyce F
Gaston, A. G. (Arthur George), 1892-
Goings, Russell L. Jr
Gray, Farrah, 1984-
Hemphill, Jessie Mae.
Howard, Terrence.
Jamerson, James, 1936-1983.
Jones, Vivian Malone
Kebede, Liya
Kelley, Malcolm David, 1992-
Klugh, Earl.
Lenox, Adriane.
Levert, Gerald.
Loroupe, Tegla
Marshall, Kerry James, 1955-
Matthews, Mark.
O'Neil, Buck, 1911-2006.
Ọlọjẹde, Dele, 1961-
Pace, Betty.
Palmer, Violet
Paterson, David A.
Phipps, Wintley.
Pickens, James.
Preston, Billy.
Purnell, Silas
Smiley, Rickey.
Stinson, Denise L.
Stoudemire, Amaré
Tancil, Gladys Quander
Tergat, Paul
Vandross, Luther.
Webber, Chris, 1973-
Xuma, Madie Hall
SUBJECT Andrews, Benny, 1930-2006. fast
Banks, Michelle A. fast
Bennett, Gwendolyn, 1902-1981. fast
Bing, Dave, 1943- fast
Bolin, Jane M. (Jane Matilda), 1908-2007. fast
Boyd, Gerald M. fast
Bradley, Ed, 1941-2006. fast
Brooks, Tyrone. fast
Brown, Clarence, 1924-2005. fast
Burt-Murray, Angela. fast
Campbell, Bebe Moore, 1950-2006. fast
Cobb, William Jelani. fast
Cosby, Bill, 1937- fast
Dungy, Tony. fast
Dunham, Katherine. fast
Edwards, Willarda V. fast
Epps, Omar. fast
Gaston, A. G. (Arthur George), 1892- fast
Gray, Farrah, 1984- fast
Hemphill, Jessie Mae. fast
Howard, Terrence. fast
Jamerson, James, 1936-1983. fast
Kelley, Malcolm David, 1992- fast
Klugh, Earl. fast
Lenox, Adriane. fast
Levert, Gerald. fast
Marshall, Kerry James, 1955- fast
O'Neil, Buck, 1911-2006. fast
Ọlọjẹde, Dele, 1961- fast
Pace, Betty. fast
Paterson, David A. fast
Phipps, Wintley. fast
Pickens, James. fast
Preston, Billy. fast
Smiley, Rickey. fast
Stinson, Denise L. fast
Stoudemire, Amar'e. fast
Vandross, Luther. fast
Webber, Chris, 1973- 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 1414429185