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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 9 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / L. Mpho Mabunda, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c1995.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Diane Abbot -- Wally Amos -- Gwendolyn Calvert Baker -- Don H. Barden -- James Borders -- Avery Brooks -- Margaret Taylor Burroughs -- Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi -- Calvin O. Butts, III -- Bill Campbell -- Diahann Carroll -- Henri Christophe -- Chuck D -- George Clinton -- Price M. Cobbs -- Bessie Coleman -- Samuel R. Delany, Jr. -- Giancarlo Esposito -- Hardy R. Franklin -- Nikki Giovanni -- Cheryl Gomez-Preston -- Eloise Greenfield -- Pam Grier -- Archibald H. Grimke -- Tyree Guyton -- Andre Harrell -- Oliver W. Harrington -- Coleman Hawkins -- Lenny Henry -- Eric H. Holder, Jr. -- Howlin Wolf -- Reginald and Warrington Hudlin -- Virginia Johnson -- Yusef Komunyakaa -- Julius Lester -- David Levering Lewis -- Ronnie Lott -- Nat Love -- Clarence Major -- Isaiah McKinnon -- Joe Leonard Morgan -- Remmy Ongala -- Waverly Person -- P.B.S. Pinchback -- Horace Pippin -- Mary Ellen Pleasant -- Hugh B. Price -- Jerry Rawlings -- Linda Johnson Rice -- Nolan Richardson -- Frank Robinson -- Sharon Sayles Belton -- Arthur Alfonso Schomburg -- Charles Clinton Spaulding -- Chuck Stone -- Regina Taylor -- Mary Church Terrell -- Vivien Thomas -- William Tolliver -- Peter Tosh -- Monroe Trotter -- Harriet Tubman -- Phyllis A. Wallace -- Levi Watkins, Jr. -- Faye Wattleton -- Rolonda Watts -- Paul R. Williams -- Phill Wilson -- Alfre Woodward -- Hale Woodruff.
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, 319 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Abbot, Diane.
Amos, Wally.
Baker, Gwendolyn C.
Barden, Don H.
Borders, James.
Brooks, Avery.
Burroughs, Margaret Taylor, 1917-
Buthelezi, Gatsha.
Butts III, Calvin O.
Campbell, Bill.
Carroll, Diahann.
Christophe, Henri.
Chuck D, 1960-
Clinton, George, 1940-
Cobbs, Price M.
Coleman, Bessie, 1892-1926.
Delany, Samuel R.
Esposito, Giancarlo.
Franklin, Hardy R.
Giovanni, Nikki.
Gomez-Preston, Cheryl.
Greenfield, Eloise.
Grier, Pam, 1949-
Grimke, Archibald Henry, 1849-1930.
Guyton, Tyree, 1955-
Harrell, Andre.
Harrington, Oliver W. (Oliver Wendell), 1912-
Hawkins, Coleman.
Henry, Lenny.
Holder, Eric Himpton, 1951-
Wolf, Howlin, 1910-1976.
Hudlin, Reginald.
Hudlin, Warrington.
Johnson, Virginia, 1950-
Komunyakaa, Yusef.
Lester, Julius.
Lewis, David L, 1936-
Lott, Ronnie.
Love, Nat, 1854-1921.
Major, Clarence.
McKinnon, Isaiah.
Morgan, Joe Leonard.
Ongala, Remmy.
Person, Waverly.
Pinchback, Pinckney Benton Stewart, 1837-1921.
Pippin, Horace, 1888-1946.
Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904.
Price, Hugh B.
Rawlings, Jerry J., 1947-
Rice, Linda Johnson.
Richardson, Nolan.
Robinson, Frank, 1935-
Belton, Sharon Sayles.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938.
Spaulding, C. C. (Charles Clinton), 1874-1952.
Stone, Chuck.
Taylor, Regina, 1960-
Terrell, Mary Church, 1863-1954.
Thomas, Vivien T., 1910-1985.
Tolliver, William.
Tosh, Peter.
Trotter, Monroe.
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913.
Wallace, Phyllis Ann.
Watkins, Levi, 1944-
Wattleton, Faye.
Watts, Rolonda.
Williams, Paul R., 1894-1980.
Wilson, Phil.
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Mabunda, L. Mpho, 1967- editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414435374 (electronic book)
1414435371 (electronic book)
9780810357402
0810357402
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