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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 34 [electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Ashyia N. Henderson,editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c2002.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Charity Adams Earley -- Afrika Bambaataa -- Phoebe Beasley -- Angela Benson -- Mary J. Blige -- Donald Bogle -- Barry Bonds -- Brandy -- Loretta Claiborne -- Alvin Curling -- Bernard Dadie -- Viola Davis -- Louis Delsarte -- Mattiwilda Dobbs -- Mercedes Ellington -- Shirley Clarke Franklin -- Corey Glover -- Lenn Hammond -- Ben Harper -- Michael S. Harper -- Claire Harris -- Laurence Holder -- India.Arie -- Julius Isaac -- Paulin Joachim -- Merlakia Jones -- Kwame Kilpatrick -- Boris Kodjoe -- Lenny Kravitz -- KRS-One -- Rachel Manley -- Branford Marsalis -- Mary Mary -- William G. Mays -- Brian McKnight -- MC Lyte -- Harryette Mullen -- Suzan-Lori Parks -- Renee Powell -- Vernon Reid -- Fatima Robinson -- Darius Rucker -- Jonas Savimbi -- Stuart Scott -- Sly & Robbie -- Trixie Smith -- David E. Talbert -- Karin Taylor -- TLC -- Hezekiah Walker -- Muddy Waters -- Dondi White -- Van Whitefield -- Venus Williams -- Sylvia Woods -- Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xi, 269 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Earley, Charity Adams, 1918-
Afrika Bambaataa, 1960-
Beasley, Phoebe, 1943-
Benson, Angela.
Blige, Mary J.
Bogle, Donald.
Bonds, Barry, 1964-
Brandy, 1979-
Claiborne, Loretta.
Curling, Alvin.
Dadie, Bernard.
Davis, Viola.
Delsarte, Louis.
Dobbs, Mattiwilda.
Ellington, Mercedes.
Franklin, Shirley Clarke.
Glover, Corey.
Hammond, Lenn.
Harper, Ben, 1969-
Harper, Michael S., 1938-
Harris, Claire, 1937-
Holder, Laurence.
India.Arie.
Isaac, Julius.
Joachim, Paulin.
Jones, Merlakia.
Kilpatrick, Kwame M., 1970-
Kodjoe, Boris, 1973-
Kravitz, Lenny.
KRS-One (Musician)
Manley, Rachel.
Marsalis, Branford.
Mary, Mary (Musical group)
Mays, William G.
McKnight, Brian, 1969-
MC Lyte.
Mullen, Harryette Romell.
Parks, Suzan-Lori.
Powell, Renee.
Reid, Vernon.
Robinson, Fatima.
Rucker, Darius.
Savimibi, Jonas Malheiro.
Scott, Stuart.
Sly & Robbie.
Smith, Trixie, 1895-1943.
Talbert, David E.
Taylor, Karin.
TLC.
Walker, Hezekiah.
Muddy Waters, 1915-1983.
White, Dondi, 1961-
Whitfield, Van.
Williams, Venus.
Woods, Sylvia.
Zuma, Nkosazana.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Henderson, Ashyia N., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414435626 (electronic book)
1414435622 (electronic book)
9780787660499
0787660493
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