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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 62 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Tommy Amaker -- John Amos -- Angela Bassett -- Sanford Biggers -- Golden Brooks -- Mehcad Brooks -- George Leslie Brown -- Rosemary Brown -- Rae Dawn Chong -- Mayme Agnew Clayton -- Donald Coleman -- Tony Corley -- Merrin Dungey -- Paris Michele Finner-Williams -- Morgan Freeman -- Tyrese Gibson -- Adele Givens -- Malcolm Gladwell -- Cuba Gooding, Jr. -- Juanita Long Hall -- Larry Leon Hamlin -- Ben Harper -- Kimberly N. Holland -- Willie Hutch -- Charles H. James, III -- Avery Johnson -- Doris W. Jones -- Leon Kintaudi -- Debra L. Lee -- Kingsley Leggs -- Mark Mallory -- Theresa Maxis -- Audra McDonald -- Dwayne McDuffie -- Elizabeth Nunez -- Paula Patton -- Rosemary Sadlier -- Ousmane Sembene -- Portia Simpson Miller -- Ian Smith -- Dakota Staton -- Marshall W. Taylor -- Susan C. Taylor -- Augustine Tolton -- Lance Tooks -- Chris Tucker -- Charles Wesley Turnbull -- Bobby Valentino -- Andre Ward -- Isaiah Washington -- Joyce Wein -- Kehinde Wiley -- Venus Williams -- Wendy Williams -- Kristal Brent Zook.
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: ix, 276 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Amaker, Tommy.
Amos, John, 1939-
Bassett, Angela.
Biggers, Sanford.
Brooks, Golden.
Brooks, Mehcad.
Brown, George Leslie.
Brown, Rosemary, 1930-
Chong, Rae Dawn.
Clayton, Mayme A.
Coleman, Donald, 1952-
Corley, Tony.
Dungey, Merrin.
Finner-Williams, Paris M. (Paris Michele), 1951-
Freeman, Morgan.
Tyrese.
Givens, Adele.
Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
Gooding, Cuba, 1968-
Hall, Juanita, 1901-1968.
Hamlin, Larry Leon.
Harper, Ben, 1969-
Holland, Kim N.
Hutch, Willie.
James, Charles Howell.
Johnson, Avery, 1965-
Jones, Doris.
Kintaudi, Leon.
Lee, Debra L.
Leggs, Kingsley.
Mallory, Mark.
Maxis, Theresa.
McDonald, Audra.
McDuffie, Dwayne.
Nunez, Elizabeth.
Patton, Paula.
Sadlier, Rosemary.
Sembene, Ousmane, 1923-2007.
Simpson Miller, Portia.
Smith, Ian, 1969-
Staton, Dakota.
Taylor, Major, 1878-1932.
Taylor, Susan C.
Tolton, Augustine, 1854-1897.
Tooks, Lance.
Tucker, Chris, 1972-
Turnbull, Charles Wesley.
Valentino, Bobby, 1980-
Ward, Andre.
Washington, Isaiah.
Wein, Joyce, 1928-2005.
Wiley, Kehinde.
Williams, Venus, 1980-
Williams, Wendy, 1964-
Zook, Kristal Brent.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Pendergast, Sara, editor.
Pendergast, Tom, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414429212 (electronic book)
1414429215 (electronic book)
9780787679347
0787679348
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