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Contemporary Black biography. Volume 134 : profiles from the international Black community.

Contributor(s): Gale Group [issuing body.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2017]Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (ix, 318 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410312143.Subject(s): African Americans -- Biography | Blacks -- Biography | African American leadership | African American athletes | Athletes, Black | African American artists | Artists, Black | African American businesspeople | Businesspeople, Black | African American politicians | African American religious leaders | African American authors | Authors, Black | African American musicians | Musicians, Black | African American actors | Actors, BlackAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Contemporary Black biography, Volume 134.DDC classification: 920.009296073 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Chico Banks -- Holly Bass -- Salome Bey -- Big Time Sarah -- Tamar Braxton -- Tim Brown -- Margaret Taylor Burroughs -- Park Cannon -- C.J. Chenier -- Clifton Chenier -- Marie Maynard Daly -- Walter Davis Jr. -- Ricky Dillard -- Brandon Victor Dixon -- Channing Dungey -- Kim Foxx -- Tyrese Gibson -- Babs Gonzales -- Travis Greene -- Charles Haley -- Marvin Harrison -- Monte Irvin -- Angela Jackson -- James P. Johnson -- Roy Jones Jr. -- Geoffrey Kamworor -- Andy Kirk -- Lee Andrews & the Hearts -- Jimmie Lunceford -- Nilah Magruder -- Christian McBride -- Chirlane McCray -- Roscoe Mitchell -- Luis Ortiz -- Orlando Pace -- Phife Dawg -- Katrina Pierson -- Prince -- Don Redman -- Jose Reyes -- Norwell Roberts -- Harold M. Rose -- Royce da 5'9" -- Charlie Sifford -- Mary Carter Smith -- Charles Henry Turner -- Michael Twitty -- James L. Usry -- Vanity -- Lester Aglar Walton -- Kamasi Washington -- Karen Weaver -- Patrice Williamson -- Sonny Boy Williamson -- Teddy Wilson.
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.
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E185.96 .C66 2017 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/8GHZ/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=txshracd2605 Available ocn959885367

"ISSN 1058-1316".

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Chico Banks -- Holly Bass -- Salome Bey -- Big Time Sarah -- Tamar Braxton -- Tim Brown -- Margaret Taylor Burroughs -- Park Cannon -- C.J. Chenier -- Clifton Chenier -- Marie Maynard Daly -- Walter Davis Jr. -- Ricky Dillard -- Brandon Victor Dixon -- Channing Dungey -- Kim Foxx -- Tyrese Gibson -- Babs Gonzales -- Travis Greene -- Charles Haley -- Marvin Harrison -- Monte Irvin -- Angela Jackson -- James P. Johnson -- Roy Jones Jr. -- Geoffrey Kamworor -- Andy Kirk -- Lee Andrews & the Hearts -- Jimmie Lunceford -- Nilah Magruder -- Christian McBride -- Chirlane McCray -- Roscoe Mitchell -- Luis Ortiz -- Orlando Pace -- Phife Dawg -- Katrina Pierson -- Prince -- Don Redman -- Jose Reyes -- Norwell Roberts -- Harold M. Rose -- Royce da 5'9" -- Charlie Sifford -- Mary Carter Smith -- Charles Henry Turner -- Michael Twitty -- James L. Usry -- Vanity -- Lester Aglar Walton -- Kamasi Washington -- Karen Weaver -- Patrice Williamson -- Sonny Boy Williamson -- Teddy Wilson.

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.

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