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Contemporary Black Biography: Profiles from the International Black Community
By Paula Kepos (editor), Derek Jacques (editor) and Janice Jorgensen (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Gale Group
Publication date October 8, 2010
Pages 289
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781414446059
ISBN-10 1414446055
Dimensions 0.75 by 8.50 by 11 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Original list price $182.00
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Each volume of Contemporary Black Biography contains at least 65 full-length biographies written in an easy-to-follow prose style, ranging from 2 to 4 pages each. Arranged alphabetically, entries are divided by subheads for quick scanning. Sections cover: Portrait (as available), Date and place of birth, Educational background, Address, Career data, Memberships, Awards received, Detailed prose essay, and Complete source citations.

Contemporary Black Biography is not limited to coverage of only notable black Americans, nor is it restricted by a manufactured definition of contemporary. Its multinational coverage spans this century and includes rising personalities as well as groundbreakers and newsmakers in a variety of fields.

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from Gale Group (July 1, 2013)
9781414489261 | details & prices | 286 pages | 8.75 × 11.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $182.00
About: Each volume of Contemporary Black Biography contains at least 65 full-length biographies written in an easy-to-follow prose style, ranging from two to four pages each.
from Gale Group (April 12, 2013)
9781414480725 | details & prices | 282 pages | 8.50 × 11.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.96 lbs | List price $182.00
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from Gale Group (August 17, 2012)
9781414480671 | details & prices | 302 pages | 8.50 × 11.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.04 lbs | List price $182.00
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from Gale Group (July 1, 2012)
9781414471778 | details & prices | 285 pages | 8.50 × 11.25 × 0.75 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $182.00
About: Each volume of Contemporary Black Biography contains at least 65 full-length biographies written in an easy-to-follow prose style, ranging from two to four pages each.
With Kepos Media, Inc. (other contributor) | from Gale Group (January 7, 2011)
9781414458519 | details & prices | 299 pages | 9.00 × 11.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.02 lbs | List price $182.00
About: Each volume of Contemporary Black Biography contains at least 65 full-length biographies written in an easy-to-follow prose style, ranging from two to four pages each.
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from Gale Group (October 8, 2010)
9781414446059 | details & prices | 289 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $182.00
About: Each volume of Contemporary Black Biography contains at least 65 full-length biographies written in an easy-to-follow prose style, ranging from 2 to 4 pages each.

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