Library Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Naper Blvd. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Limit search to available items
Results Page:  Previous Next

Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 53 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Sara and Tom Pendergast, editors.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, c2006.
QR Code
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents J. Arnez -- Jean Augustine -- John Barnes -- Fantasia Barrino -- Tritobia Hayes Benjamin-- Lamont Bentley -- Beverly Bond -- Oscar Brown, Jr. -- Byron Cage -- Mariah Carey -- Ken Carter -- Perry Christie -- Lyn Collins -- Afua Cooper -- Garth Crooks -- Craig David -- Deezer D -- Birago Diop -- Denzil Douglas -- Vivica A. Fox -- Gilberto Gil -- Bruce Gordon -- Ed Gordon -- David Henderson -- Lauryn Hill -- Wendy Hilliard -- Michael Jackson -- Wayne Jones -- Al Loving -- Marilyn McCoo -- Terry McMillan -- Warren F. Miller, Jr -- Youssou N'Dour -- Arthel Neville -- Terell Owens -- Fritz Pollard -- Omara Portuondo -- Willie Randolph -- Reginald Robinson -- Marcus Samuelsson -- Barry Sanders -- Isabel Sanford -- Stephanie Sears -- John Brooks Slaughter -- Bruce W. Smith -- Will Smith -- Corrine Sparks -- Rene Syler -- Robert Van Lierop -- Countess Vaughn -- Bernita Walker -- Willard White -- Marco Williams -- Stevie Wonder -- Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah.
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, 271 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Arnez J.
Augustine, Jean.
Fantasia, 1984-
Barnes, John.
Benjamin, Tritobia H.
Bentley, Lamont.
Bond, Beverly.
Brown, Oscar.
Cage, Byron.
Carey, Mariah.
Carter, Ken.
Christie, Perry G. (Perry Gladstone), 1943-
Collins, Lyn.
Cooper, Afua.
Crooks, Garth.
David, Craig, 1981-
Deezer D.
Diop, Birago.
Douglas, Denzil.
Fox, Vivica A., 1964-
Gil, Gilberto.
Gordon, Bruce S.
Gordon, Ed, 1960-
Henderson, David, 1942-
Hill, Lauryn.
Hilliard, Wendy.
Jackson, Michael, 1958-
Jones, Wayne.
Loving, Al, 1935-
McCoo, Marilyn.
McMillan, Terry.
Miller, Warren F.
N'Dour, Youssou.
Neville, Arthel.
Owens, Terrell, 1973-
Pollard, Fritz.
Portuondo, Omara.
Randolph, Willie.
Robinson, Reginald R.
Samuelsson, Marcus.
Sanders, Barry, 1968-
Sanford, Isabel, 1917-
Sears, Stephanie.
Slaughter, John Brooks, 1934-
Smith, Bruce W.
Smith, Will, 1968-
Sparks, Corrine.
Syler, Reň.
Lierop, Robert F. van.
Vaughn, Countess.
Walker, Bernita.
White, Willard.
Williams, Marco.
Wonder, Stevie.
Yeboah, Emmanuel Ofosu.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Pendergast, Sara, editor.
Pendergast, Tom, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414406046 (electronic book)
1414406045 (electronic book)
Patron reviews: add a review
Click for more information
No one has rated this material

You can...
- Find similar reads
- Add a review
- Sign-up for Newsletter
- Suggest a purchase
- Can't find what you want?
More Information