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The Resource Contemporary Black biography : profiles from the international Black community, Volume 4, Barbara Carlisle Bigelow, editor

Contemporary Black biography : profiles from the international Black community, Volume 4, Barbara Carlisle Bigelow, editor

Label
Contemporary Black biography : profiles from the international Black community, Volume 4
Title
Contemporary Black biography
Title remainder
profiles from the international Black community
Title number
Volume 4
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Carlisle Bigelow, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
MiFhGG
Dewey number
920.009296073
Illustrations
photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bigelow, Barbara C.
  • Gale Group
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Andrews, Raymond
  • Babangida, Ibrahim
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Berry, Halle
  • Bethune, Mary McLeod
  • Biko, Steven,d1946-1977
  • Moseley-Braun, Carol
  • Carter, Stephen L
  • Carver, George Washington
  • Chenault, Kenneth I
  • Cleaver, Emanuel
  • Conyers, John
  • Cornelius, Don
  • Dash, Julie
  • Davis, Benjamin O
  • Davis, Miles
  • Dinkins, David N
  • Diop, Cheikh Anta
  • Dixon, Willie
  • Drexler, Clyde
  • Dunham, Katherine
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Fishburne, Larry
  • Gaston, A. G.
  • Givens, Robin
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Goode, W. Wilson
  • Haley, Alex
  • Hayes, Roland
  • Houphouet-Boigny, Felix
  • Houston, Charles Hamilton
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Iman
  • Jordan, Barbara
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • King, Bernice A
  • Latimer, Lewis Howard
  • Lawrence, Jacob
  • Lewis, Carl
  • McMillan, Terry
  • Muhammad, Elijah
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Museveni, Yoweri
  • Nkomo, Joshua
  • Noah, Yannick
  • Page, Clarence
  • Patterson, Orlando
  • Puckett, Kirby
  • Quarterman, Lloyd Albert
  • Ringgold, Faith
  • Rudolph, Wilma
  • Rustin, Bayard
  • Sampson, Edith S.
  • Sanders, Deion
  • Sifford, Charlie
  • Simpson, Lorna
  • Singletary, Mike
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Sudarkasa, Niara
  • Taylor, Meshach
  • Townsend, Robert
  • Vereen, Ben
  • Washington, Booker T
  • White, Walter Francis
  • Wilkins, Roy
  • Williams, Montel
  • Williams, Vanessa
  • Williams, Walter E.
  • Williams, Willie L
  • Wright, Louis T.
  • Young, Whitney M
  • African Americans
  • Black people
Target audience
adult
Label
Contemporary Black biography : profiles from the international Black community, Volume 4, Barbara Carlisle Bigelow, editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"ISSN 1058-1316"
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raymond Andrews -- Ibrahim Babangida -- Harry Belafonte -- Halle Berry -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Steven Biko -- Carol Moseley Braun -- Stephen L. Carter -- George Washington Carver -- Kenneth I. Chenault -- Emanuel Cleaver -- John Conyers, Jr. -- Don Cornelius -- Julie Dash -- Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. -- Miles Davis -- David Dinkins -- Cheikh Anta Diop -- Willie Dixon -- Clyde Drexler -- Katherine Dunham -- Charles S. Dutton -- Larry Fishburne -- Arthur G. Gaston -- Robin Givens -- Whoopi Goldberg -- W. Wilson Goode -- Alex Haley -- Roland Hayes -- Felix Houphouet-Boigny -- Charles Hamilton Houston -- Langston Hughes -- Iman -- Barbara Jordan -- Jamaica Kincaid -- Bernice King -- Lewis H. Latimer -- Jacob Lawrence -- Carl Lewis -- Terry McMillan -- Elijah Muhammad -- Eddie Murphy -- Yoweri Museveni -- Joshua Nkomo -- Yannick Noah -- Clarence Page -- Orlando Patterson --Kirby Puckett -- Lloyd Albert Quarterman -- Faith Ringgold -- Wilma Rudolph -- Bayard Rustin -- Edith S. Sampson -- Deion Sanders -- Charlie Sifford -- Lorna Simpson -- Mike Singletary -- Wole Soyinka -- Niara Sudarkasa -- Meshach Taylor -- Robert Townsend -- Ben Vereen -- Booker T. Washington -- Walter F. White -- Roy Wilkins -- Montel Williams -- Vanessa Williams --Walter E. Williams -- Willie Williams -- Louis Tompkins Wright -- Whitney M. Young, Jr
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 313 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414435329
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
photos.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)527366174
  • 1TTT
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL1TTT
Label
Contemporary Black biography : profiles from the international Black community, Volume 4, Barbara Carlisle Bigelow, editor
Link
Publication
Note
"ISSN 1058-1316"
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raymond Andrews -- Ibrahim Babangida -- Harry Belafonte -- Halle Berry -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Steven Biko -- Carol Moseley Braun -- Stephen L. Carter -- George Washington Carver -- Kenneth I. Chenault -- Emanuel Cleaver -- John Conyers, Jr. -- Don Cornelius -- Julie Dash -- Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. -- Miles Davis -- David Dinkins -- Cheikh Anta Diop -- Willie Dixon -- Clyde Drexler -- Katherine Dunham -- Charles S. Dutton -- Larry Fishburne -- Arthur G. Gaston -- Robin Givens -- Whoopi Goldberg -- W. Wilson Goode -- Alex Haley -- Roland Hayes -- Felix Houphouet-Boigny -- Charles Hamilton Houston -- Langston Hughes -- Iman -- Barbara Jordan -- Jamaica Kincaid -- Bernice King -- Lewis H. Latimer -- Jacob Lawrence -- Carl Lewis -- Terry McMillan -- Elijah Muhammad -- Eddie Murphy -- Yoweri Museveni -- Joshua Nkomo -- Yannick Noah -- Clarence Page -- Orlando Patterson --Kirby Puckett -- Lloyd Albert Quarterman -- Faith Ringgold -- Wilma Rudolph -- Bayard Rustin -- Edith S. Sampson -- Deion Sanders -- Charlie Sifford -- Lorna Simpson -- Mike Singletary -- Wole Soyinka -- Niara Sudarkasa -- Meshach Taylor -- Robert Townsend -- Ben Vereen -- Booker T. Washington -- Walter F. White -- Roy Wilkins -- Montel Williams -- Vanessa Williams --Walter E. Williams -- Willie Williams -- Louis Tompkins Wright -- Whitney M. Young, Jr
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 313 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414435329
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
photos.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)527366174
  • 1TTT
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL1TTT

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