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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 64 [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 Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Preston Bailey -- Jerome Bettis -- Sterling Allen Brown -- Eugene Byrd -- Pearl Cleage -- Michael Clemons -- Lucille Clifton -- Janet Collins -- Anne Cools -- George W. Crockett, Jr. -- Jerald Daemyon -- Helen Octavia Dickens -- DMX -- George Duggins -- Tracey Edmonds -- James Farmer -- Larry R. Felix -- Lupe Fiasco -- Tsegaye Kawessa Gabre-Medhin -- Eric Gaskins -- Patrick A. Griffith -- Kamala D. Harris -- Russel L. Honore -- Felix Houphouet-Boigny -- Michael Irvin -- J Moss -- Jamea Jackson -- Alex Jones -- Lou Jones -- Clark Kellogg -- Ernie Ladd -- LaSalle Leffall -- James Lesure -- Reginald Lloyd -- Sidney Lowe -- Sandy McCarthy -- Angela McGlowan -- Vernice Miller-Travis -- Nazr Mohammed -- Milton Nascimento -- ZZ Packer -- Jim Parker -- Laval Perry -- Ron Prince -- Cheryl Rodriguez -- Pharoah Sanders -- Velma Scantlebury-White -- Bill Spiller -- Claudia Lynn Thomas -- Gloria E.A. Toote -- Kirk Whalum -- -- Preston Warren Williams II -- Elisabeth Withers-Mendes.
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, 283 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977-
Bailey, Preston.
Bettis, Jerome.
Brown, Sterling Allen, 1901-
Byrd, Eugene, 1975-
Cleage, Pearl.
Clemons, Michael, 1965-
Clifton, Lucille, 1936-
Collins, Janet.
Cools, Anne.
Crockett, George W.
Daemyon, Jerald.
Dickens, Helen Octavia.
D M X.
Duggins, George.
Edmonds, Tracey E.
Farmer, James, 1920-
Felix, Larry R.
Fiasco, Lupe.
Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin.
Gaskins, Eric.
Griffith, Patrick A.
Harris, Kamala, 1964-
Honore, Russel L.
Houphouet-Boigny, Felix, 1905-1993.
Irvin, Michael, 1966-
Moss, J.
Jackson, Jamea.
Jones, Alex, Catholic deacon.
Jones, Lou.
Kellogg, Clark.
Ladd, Ernie.
Leffall, LaSalle D.
Lesure, James.
Lloyd, Reginald.
Lowe, Sidney, 1960-
McCarthy, Sandy.
McGlowan, Angela.
Miller-Travis, Vernice.
Mohammed, Nazr.
Nascimento, Milton, 1942-
Packer, ZZ.
Parker, Jim, 1934-2005.
Perry, Laval.
Prince, Ron.
Rodriguez, Cheryl Rene, 1952-
Sanders, Pharoah.
Scantlebury-White, Velma.
Spiller, Bill.
Thomas, Claudia Lynn.
Toote, Gloria E. A.
Whalum, Kirk.
Williams, Preston Warren.
Withers-Mendes, Elisabeth.
African Americans -- Biography.
Black people -- Biography.
Added Author Pendergast, Sara, editor.
Pendergast, Tom, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414437859 (electronic book)
1414437854 (electronic book)
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