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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 57 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, c2007.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents William Gilchrist Anderson -- Tiki Barber -- Halle Berry -- Jeffri Chadiha -- Leah Chase-- Bryan Ezra Clay -- Kenneth L. Coleman -- Erroll B. Davis, Jr. -- Quinton de' Alexander -- Sean Garrett -- Bernie Grant -- Denyce Graves -- Bunnatine "Bunny" Greenhouse -- Aaron Hall -- Lalah Hathaway -- Endesha Ida Mae Holland -- Donald L. Hollowell -- Clint Holmes -- Ebony Hughes -- Judith D. Jackson -- Mae Jackson -- Harry E. Johnson -- Hank Jones -- Calestous Juma -- Erika J. Kendrick -- Debra Killings -- Coretta Scott King -- Herbert Lowe -- Floyd Mayweather, Jr. -- Raymond J. McGuire -- Nellie Yvonne McKay -- C. Ray Nagin -- Fayard Nicholas -- Donald M. Payne -- Charles E. Phillips, Jr. -- Kyla A. Pratt -- Lou Rawls -- Michael V. Roberts -- David Satcher -- Albertina Sisulu -- Dawn Staley -- Kia Steave-Dickerson -- Michael Tait -- Ralph Tresvant -- Nontombi Naomi Tutu -- Dianne Walker -- Mary T. Washington -- Malinda Williams -- Montel Williams -- Ronald A. Williams --- Stanley "Tookie" Williams -- Chandra Wilson -- Kimberlydawn Wisdom -- Georgie Woods -- Donald Young, Jr.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: ix, 268 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Anderson, William G., 1927-
Barber, Tiki, 1975-
Berry, Halle.
Chadiha, Jeffri.
Chase, Leah.
Clay, Bryan Ezra.
Coleman, Kenneth L.
Davis, Erroll B., Jr.
de' Alexander, Quinton.
Garrett, Sean.
Grant, Bernie.
Graves, Denyce.
Greenhouse, Bunnatine.
Hall, Aaron.
Hathaway, Lalah.
Holland, Endesha Ida Mae, 1944-2006.
Hollowell, Donald.
Holmes, Clint.
Hughes, Ebony.
Jackson, Judith D.
Jackson, Mae J.
Johnson, Harry E.
Jones, Hank, 1918-
Juma, Calestous.
Kendrick, Erika J.
Killings, Debra.
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006.
Lowe, Herbert.
Mayweather, Floyd, Jr.
McGuire, Raymond J.
McKay, Nellie Y.
Nagin, Ray.
Nicholas, Fayard.
Payne, Donald M.
Phillips, Charles E., Jr.
Pratt, Kyla.
Rawls, Lou.
Roberts, Michael V.
Satcher, David, 1941-
Sisulu, Albertina, 1918-
Staley, Dawn.
Steave-Dickerson, Kia.
Tait, Michael.
Tresvant, Ralph.
Tutu, Naomi.
Walker, Dianne.
Washington, Mary T.
Williams, Malinda.
Williams, Montel.
Williams, Ronald A.
Williams, Stanley Tookie, 1953-2005.
Wilson, Chandra, 1969-
Wisdom, Kimberlydawn.
Woods, Georgie.
Young, Donald, Jr.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Pendergast, Sara, editor.
Pendergast, Tom, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414411156 (electronic book)
1414411154 (electronic book)
9780787679293
0787679291
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