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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 63 : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2008]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Laila Ali -- Norman Carey Amaker -- Emma Amos -- Mike Anderson -- Trey Anthony -- Tichina Arnold -- Evelyn Ashford -- Jim and Gloria Austin -- Philip Bailey -- Dean Baquet -- Black Thought -- Barry Bonds -- Cupcake Brown -- Sheryll Cashin -- Presley Chweneyagae -- Albert B. Cleage, Jr. -- Keyshia Cole -- Common -- Andy Cooper -- Michael C. Dawson -- Taye Diggs -- Luisa Dias Diogo -- Margie Eugene-Richard -- Isaac Newton Farris, Jr. -- Arthur A. Fletcher -- Ann Gregory -- Bob Herbert -- Oliver W. Hill -- Jennifer Hudson -- Samuel L. Jackson -- Je'Caryous Johnson -- Denise Kaigler -- Rachel Boone Keith -- Gwendolyn Knight -- Amel Larrieux -- Bobby Lashley -- Sister Gertrude Morgan -- Hamilton Naki -- Apollo Milton Obote -- Helen L. Phillips -- Preacher Moss -- E. Albert Reece -- Max Roach -- Renee Stout -- Tamar-kali -- Tampa Red -- Tamara Tunie -- Gene Washington -- Carrie Mae Weems -- Alek Wek -- Emil Wilbekin -- Frederick B. Williams -- Mattiebelle Woods -- Samuel F. Yette -- Young Jeezy
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, 277 pages : photographs ; 29 cm
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SUBJECT Black Thought, 1973-
Common (Musician)
Preacher Moss.
Tampa Red, 1904-1981.
Young Jeezy.
Ali, Laila.
Amaker, Norman C.
Amos, Emma, 1938-
Anderson, Mike, 1959-
Anthony, Trey.
Arnold, Tichina, 1971-
Ashford, Evelyn.
Austin, Gloria
Austin, Jim, 1951-
Bailey, Philip, 1951-
Baquet, Dean
Bonds, Barry, 1964-
Brown, Cupcake.
Cashin, Sheryll.
Chweneyagae, Presley.
Cleage, Albert B.
Cole, Keyshia.
Cooper, Andy.
Dawson, Michael C., 1951-
Diggs, Taye.
Diogo, Luisa Dias
Eugene-Richard, Margie
Farris, Isaac Newton
Fletcher, Arthur, 1924-2005.
Gregory, Ann, 1912-1990
Herbert, Bob, 1945-
Hill, Oliver W., 1907-2007.
Hudson, Jennifer, 1981-
Jackson, Samuel L.
Johnson, Je'Caryous.
Kaigler, Denise
Keith, Rachel Boone
Knight, Gwendolyn.
Larrieux, Amel.
Lashley, Bobby
Morgan, Gertrude, 1900-1980.
Naki, Hamilton
Obote, A. Milton (Apollo Milton), 1924-2005.
Phillips, Helen L
Reece, E. Albert.
Roach, Max, 1924-2007.
Stout, Renee
Tunie, Tamara.
Washington, Gene
Weems, Carrie Mae, 1953-
Wek, Alek.
Wilbekin, Emil
Williams, Frederick B
Woods, Mattiebelle
Yette, Samuel F.
Common (Musician) fast
Jeezy, 1977- fast
Tampa Red, 1904-1981. fast
Ali, Laila. fast
Amaker, Norman C. fast
Amos, Emma, 1938- fast
Ashford, Evelyn. fast
Bailey, Philip, 1951- fast
Bonds, Barry, 1964- fast
Brown, Cupcake. fast
Cashin, Sheryll. fast
Cleage, Albert B. fast
Cole, Keyshia. fast
Diggs, Taye. fast
Fletcher, Arthur, 1924-2005. fast
Hill, Oliver W., 1907-2007. fast
Hudson, Jennifer, 1981- fast
Jackson, Samuel L. fast
Knight, Gwendolyn. fast
Morgan, Gertrude, 1900-1980. fast
Obote, A. Milton (Apollo Milton), 1924-2005. fast
Roach, Max, 1924-2007. fast
Stout, Renée. fast
Weems, Carrie Mae, 1953- fast
Wek, Alek. 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 0787679356