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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 27 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Ashyia N. Henderson,editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c2001.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Robert Sengstacke Abbott -- Laila Ali -- Wilmer Ames -- Vivian Brown -- Hazel V. Carby -- Butch Carter -- Warrick L. Carter -- Kenny Clarke -- Milton Creagh -- Andrae Crouch -- D Angelo -- Keith David -- Martin R. Delany -- Amadou Diallo -- Eric Dickerson -- Jerry Dunn -- Nuruddin Farah -- Evelyn J. Fields -- Rick Fox -- Leonard Freeman -- Yvette Freeman -- Arthur Fuller -- Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller -- M. Gasby Greely -- Maurice Greene -- Cathy Hughes -- Jesse Jackson -- Jay-Z -- Derek Jeter -- Star Jones -- William July II -- Oona King -- Woodie King Jr. -- Sanaa Lathan -- Martin Lawrence -- Lennox Lewis -- LisaRaye -- Ronald Mason Jr. -- H. Carl McCall -- Diane McKinney-Whetstone -- Gus McLeod -- W. Deen Mohammed -- Marvin "Hannibal" Peterson -- Ernestine Cleveland Reems -- Triette Lipsey Reeves -- Lionel Richie -- Joe Rogers -- Charlemae Hill Rollins -- Charles Ross - Diana Ross -- Don Ross -- Richard Roundtree -- Briana Scurry -- Lowery Stokes Sims -- Anne Spencer -- Candi Staton -- Tina Turner -- Tyrese -- Blair Underwood -- Michael Warren -- John H. White -- Fannie Barrier Williams -- John A. Williams.
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, 291 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Abbott, Robert Sengstacke.
Ali, Laila.
Ames, Wilmer, 1949-
Brown, Vivian.
Carby, Hazel V.
Carter, Butch.
Carter, Warrick L.
Clarke, Kenny, 1914-1985.
Creagh, Milton.
Crouch, Andrae.
D'Angelo, 1974-
David, Keith.
Delany, Martin Robison, 1812-1885.
Diallo, Amadou, 1975-1999.
Dickerson, Eric, 1960-
Dunn, Jerry.
Farah, Nuruddin, 1945-
Fields, Evelyn J.
Fox, Rick.
Freeman, Leonard.
Freeman, Yvette.
Fuller Arthur.
Fuller, Meta Warrick, 1877-1968.
Greely, Margaret.
Greene, Maurice.
Hughes, Cathy.
Jackson, Jesse, 1941-
Jay-Z, 1970-
Jeter, Derek, 1974-
Jones, Star.
July, William.
King, Oona.
King, Woodie.
Lathan, Sanaa.
Lawrence, Martin, 1965-
Lewis, Lennox, 1965-
LisaRaye, 1966-
Mason, Ronald, Jr.
McCall, H. Carl.
McKinney-Whetstone, Diane.
McLeod, Gustavus A.
Muhammad, Warith Deen, 1933-
Peterson, Marvin Hannibal.
Reems, Ernestine Cleveland.
Reeves, Triette Lipsey.
Richie, Lionel.
Rogers, Joe.
Rollins, Charlemae Hill.
Ross, Charles, 1957-
Ross, Diana, 1944-
Ross, Don.
Roundtree, Richard, 1942-
Scurry, Briana, 1971-
Sims, Lowery Stokes.
Spencer, Anne, 1882-1975.
Staton, Candi.
Turner, Tina.
Underwood, Blair.
Warren, Michael, 1946-
White, John H., 1945-
Williams, Fannie Barrier.
Williams, John A.
African Americans -- Biography.
Black people -- Biography.
Added Author Henderson, Ashyia N., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414435558 (electronic book)
141443555X (electronic book)
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