Contemporary Black Biography: Profiles from the International Black Community (Hardcover)

Contemporary Black Biography: Profiles from the International Black Community By L. Mpho Mabunda (Editor) Cover Image

Contemporary Black Biography: Profiles from the International Black Community (Hardcover)

By L. Mpho Mabunda (Editor)
This biographical reference covers prominent black individuals from around the world. Illustrated entries provide not only biographical details, but also list writings and sources for further reading. Profiles include: civil rights activists, such as Martin Luther King and Jesse Jackson; political, legal and government figures, such as Mobute Sese Seko, Colin Powell, Maxine Walters and L. Douglas Wilder; individuals in the worlds of science, technology and medicine, such as Benjamin Carson, Helene D. Gayle, Garrett Morgan and Daniel Hale;and authors, entertainers and other notable professionals. The text contains 70 full-length biographies, divided into the following sections: portrait; date and place of birth; family names; education; address; career data; meemberships; awards received; and books written.
Product Details ISBN: 9780810357402
ISBN-10: 0810357402
Publisher: Gale Cengage
Publication Date: May 2nd, 1995
Pages: 319
Language: English
Series: Contemporary Black Biography