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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 52 : profiles from the international Black community / Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast, editors
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2005]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Hana Yasmeen Ali -- Muhammad Ali -- Amerie -- Ron Artest -- Leonard Blackshear -- Robert D. Blackwell -- Suzanne Boyd -- William Stanley Braithwaite -- Sean Brown -- Pierre Charles -- Don Cheadle -- Kenneth B. Clark -- Helen Claytor -- Johnnie Cochran -- Agbani Darego -- O.R. Dathorne -- George Dixon -- Howard Dodson, Jr. -- Karl Dorrell -- Aaron Dworkin -- Gnassingbe Eyadema -- Aaron Freeman -- David Harewood -- Lenny Henry -- Nathan Irvin Huggins -- Etta James -- Angela Johnson -- Clifford "Connie" Johnson -- Absalom Jones -- Gibson Kente -- Cynthia McKinney -- Haydain Neale -- Winston Ntshona -- Ol' Dirty Bastard -- David Ortiz -- Nicole Ari Parker -- Oscar Peterson -- Linda A. Randolph -- Charles Rangel -- Lance Reddick -- John W. Rogers, Jr. -- Brenda Russell -- Bobby Short -- N'kenge Simpson-Hoffman -- Jonathan Slocumb -- Warren Spears -- Arthur Ray Thomas -- Kenan Thompson -- Gina Torres -- Reggie Watts -- Elisabeth Welch -- Kanye West -- Josh White Jr. -- Jacqueline Woods -- Bruce M. Wright
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Original: ix, 277 pages : photographs ; 29 cm
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Subject Amerie.
Ol' Dirty Bastard, 1968-2004.
Ali, Hana.
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016.
Artest, Ron
Blackshear, Leonard
Blackwell, Robert D
Boyd, Suzanne
Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962.
Brown, Sean.
Charles, Pierre.
Cheadle, Don
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft, 1914-2005.
Claytor, Helen
Cochran, Johnnie, 1937-2005.
Darego, Agbani
Dathorne, O. R., 1934-
Dixon, George.
Dodson, Howard.
Dorrell, Karl
Dworkin, Aaron
Eyadeþma, Gnassingbeþ
Freeman, Aaron.
Harewood, David.
Henry, Lenny.
Huggins, Nathan Irvin, 1927-1989.
James, Etta, 1938-2012.
Johnson, Angela, 1961-
Johnson, Clifford.
Jones, Absalom, 1746-1818.
Kente, Gibson.
McKinney, Cynthia, 1955-
Neale, Haydain
Ntshona, Winston.
Ortiz, David, 1975-
Parker, Nicole Ari.
Peterson, Oscar, 1925-2007.
Randolph, Linda A
Rangel, Charles B.
Reddick, Lance.
Rogers, John W.
Russell, Brenda.
Short, Bobby.
Simpson-Hoffman, N'kenge
Slocumb, Jonathan.
Spears, Warren.
Thomas, Arthur Ray
Thompson, Kenan.
Torres, Gina.
Watts, Reggie.
Welch, Elisabeth.
West, Kanye.
White, Josh, Jr.
Woods, Jacqueline.
Wright, Bruce, 1917-2005.
SUBJECT Ol' Dirty Bastard, 1968-2004. fast
Ali, Hana. fast
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016. fast
Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. fast
Charles, Pierre. fast
Cheadle, Don. fast
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft, 1914-2005. fast
Cochran, Johnnie, 1937-2005. fast
Dixon, George (Vocalist) fast
Dodson, Howard. fast
Freeman, Aaron. fast
Henry, Lenny. fast
Huggins, Nathan Irvin, 1927-1989. fast
James, Etta, 1938-2012. fast
Johnson, Angela, 1961- fast
Jones, Absalom, 1746-1818. fast
Kente, Gibson. fast
McKinney, Cynthia, 1955- fast
Ntshona, Winston. fast
Ortiz, David, 1975- fast
Parker, Nicole Ari. fast
Peterson, Oscar, 1925-2007. fast
Rangel, Charles B. fast
Rogers, John W. fast
Russell, Brenda. fast
Short, Bobby. fast
Spears, Warren. fast
Welch, Elisabeth. fast
West, Kanye. fast
White, Josh, Jr. fast
Wright, Bruce, 1917-2005. fast
Subject African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography
African Americans.
Genre/Form Gale Virtual Reference Library
Form Electronic book
Author Pendergast, Sara.
Pendergast, Tom.
ISBN 0787679240