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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 50 : 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 Adams, Paul -- Atkins, Juan -- Banks, Tyra -- Bearden, Romare -- Bell, James A -- Blair, Jayson -- Branham III, George -- Brown, Patrick "Sleepy" -- Cannon, Reuben -- Chante, Keshia -- Chappelle, Dave -- Chisholm, Shirley -- Cornish, Sam -- Cose, Ellis -- Croom, Sylvester -- D'Aguiar, Fred -- Davis, James E. -- Davis, Ossie -- Dee, Ruby -- Dent, Thomas C. -- Faison, Donald -- Fargas, Antonio -- Flowers, Sylester -- Gilbert, Christopher -- Grooms, Henry R. -- Hazel, Darryl -- Hogan, Beverly Wade -- Hoyte, Lenon -- Khan, Chaka -- Kidjo, Angelique -- Kong, B. Waine -- Kunjufu, Jawanza -- Lawson, Jennifer -- Love, Laura -- Lucy, William -- Makeba, Miriam -- Morrison, Sam -- Rhames, Ving -- Riley, Rochelle -- Robinson, Aminah -- Schuyler, Philippa -- Staples, Mavis -- Stoney, Michael -- Thompson, Cynthia Bramlett -- Tinsley, Boyd -- Tisdale, Wayman -- Walker, John T. -- Walker, Rebecca -- Washington, James Melvin -- Washington, Kenny -- Watson, Carlos -- Welburn, Edward T. -- Westbrook, Kevin R. -- White, Reggie -- Williams, David R
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, 268 pages : photographs ; 29 cm
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SUBJECT Sleepy Brown
Adams, Paul, 1977-
Atkins, Juan.
Banks, Tyra.
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988.
Bell, James A.
Blair, Jayson.
Branham, George
Cannon, Reuben, 1946-
Chante, Keshia
Chappelle, Dave.
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005.
Cornish, Sam
Cose, Ellis.
Croom, Sylvester
D'Aguiar, Fred, 1960-
Davis, James E
Davis, Ossie.
Dee, Ruby.
Dent, Thomas C.
Faison, Donald, 1974-
Fargas, Antonio, 1946-
Flowers, Sylester
Gilbert, Christopher, 1949-2007.
Grooms, Henry R
Hazel, Darryl
Hogan, Beverly Wade
Hoyte, Lenon
Khan, Chaka.
Kidjo, Angelique
Kong, B. Waine
Kunjufu, Jawanza.
Lawson, Jennifer
Love, Laura.
Lucy, William.
Makeba, Miriam.
Morrison, Sam
Rhames, Ving, 1961-
Riley, Rochelle.
Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn.
Schuyler, Philippa
Staples, Mavis.
Stoney, Michael
Thompson, Cynthia Bramlett
Tinsley, Boyd.
Tisdale, Wayman, 1964-2009.
Walker, John T
Walker, Rebecca, 1970-
Washington, James Melvin.
Washington, Kenny.
Watson, Carlos
Welburn, Edward T
Westbrook, Kevin R
White, Reggie.
Williams, David Rudyard
Adams, Paul, 1977- fast
Atkins, Juan. fast
Banks, Tyra. fast
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988. fast
Bell, James A. fast
Blair, Jayson. fast
Chappelle, Dave. fast
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005. fast
Cornish, Sam. fast
Cose, Ellis. fast
D'Aguiar, Fred, 1960- fast
Davis, Ossie. fast
Dee, Ruby. fast
Dent, Thomas C. fast
Faison, Donald, 1974- fast
Fargas, Antonio, 1946- fast
Gilbert, Christopher, 1949-2007. fast
Khan, Chaka. fast
Kidjo, Angélique, 1960- fast
Kunjufu, Jawanza. fast
Love, Laura. fast
Lucy, William. fast
Makeba, Miriam. fast
Rhames, Ving, 1961- fast
Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn. fast
Schuyler, Philippa, 1932-1967. fast
Staples, Mavis. fast
Tisdale, Wayman, 1964-2009. fast
Walker, Rebecca, 1969 November 17- fast
Washington, James Melvin. fast
Washington, Kenny. fast
White, Reggie. fast
Subject African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography
African Americans.
Genre/Form Gale Virtual Reference Library
Form Electronic book
Author Pendergast, Sara.
Pendergast, Tom.
ISBN 0787679224