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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 12 [electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Shirelle Phelps, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c1996.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Floyd Adams -- Andrew C. Barrett -- Jennifer Beals -- Bill Bellamy -- Lonnie Bristow -- Marie Dutton Brown -- Zora Brown -- Eugene Bullard -- Leonard Coleman -- Albert Collins -- J. California Cooper -- Alison Davis -- Bessie Delany -- Sadie Delany -- Marilyn Ducksworth -- Cesaria Evora -- Willie Gary -- Nelson George -- Nathaniel Glover -- Lawrence Otis Graham -- Ken Griffey, Jr. -- Anthony Griffin -- Bethann Hardison -- Barbara Harris -- E. Lynn Harris -- Robert Hayden -- Larry Irving -- Shirley Ann Jackson -- Charles S. Johnson -- Amayla Kearse -- Flo Kennedy -- Chaka Khan -- Eriq LaSalle -- Maria Liberia-Peters -- Ken Lofton -- Henry Lyons -- Ali Mazrui -- Kaire Mbuende -- Lonette McKee -- Gilbert Moses -- Cecil Murray -- Eddie Murray -- Maria Mutola -- Zena Oglesby -- Chales Ogletree -- Deval Patrick -- Frederick D. Patterson -- Dennis Rodman -- Al Roker -- Patrice Rushen -- Synthia St. James -- Augusta Savage -- Leopold Sedar Senghor -- Audrey Smaltz -- Roger G. Smith -- Paul Stewart -- Sheryl Swoopes -- Frank Thomas -- C. Delores Tucker -- Patrice C. Washington -- Val Washington -- Perry Watkins -- Dorothy West -- Conrad Worrill.
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, 294 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Adams, Floyd.
Barrett, Andrew C.
Beals, Jennifer.
Bellamy, Bill, 1965-
Bristow, Lonnie.
Brown, Marie Dutton.
Brown, Zora K.
Bullard, Eugene Jacques, 1894-1961.
Coleman, Leonard S.
Collins, Albert, 1932-1993.
Cooper, J. California.
Davis, Alison.
Delany, Annie Elizabeth, 1891-1995.
Delany, Sarah Louise, 1889-1999.
Ducksworth, Marilyn.
Evora, Cesaria.
Gary, Willie, 1947-
George, Nelson.
Glover, Nathaniel.
Graham, Lawrence.
Griffey, Ken, Jr.
Griffin, Anthony.
Hardison, Bethann.
Harris, Barbara.
Harris, E. Lynn.
Hayden, Robert.
Irving, Larry.
Jackson, Shirley Ann, 1946-
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956.
Kearse, Amayla.
Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000.
Khan, Chaka.
LaSalle, Eriq, 1962-
Liberia-Peters, M. Ph.
Lofton, Kenny, 1967-
Lyons, Henry.
Mazrui, Ali Al'Amin.
Mbuende, Kaire.
McKee, Lonette.
Moses, Gilbert.
Murray, Cecil.
Murray, Eddie.
Mutola, Maria.
Oglesby, Zena.
Ogletree, Charles J.
Patrick, Deval.
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988.
Rodman, Dennis, 1961-
Roker, Al, 1954-
Rushen, Patrice.
Saint James, Synthia.
Savage, Augusta, 1892-1962.
Senghor, Leopold Sedar, 1906-2001.
Smaltz, Audrey.
Smith, Roger Guenveur.
Stewart, Paul.
Swoopes, Sheryl.
Thomas, Frank, 1968-
Tucker, C. Delores.
Washington, Patrice C.
Washington, Val.
Watkins, Perry.
West, Dorothy, 1907-1998.
Worrill, Conrad Walter, 1941-
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Shirelle, Phelps, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414435404 (electronic book)
1414435401 (electronic book)
9780787601003
0787601004
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