African-American religious leaders : A to Z of African Americans /
Nathan Aaseng.
Rev. ed.
New York : Facts On File, c2011.
ix, 284 p.
0816078688 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9780816078684 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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New York : Facts On File, c2011.
0816078688 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780816078684 (hbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
Introduction -- A to Z entries -- Bibliography and recommended sources -- Entries by religious affiliation -- Entries by year of birth.
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references (p. 266-268) and index.
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First Chapter
Praise for the previous edition:...informative...a useful addition to high school and college libraries.—American Reference Books Annual
...useful for high-school collections where brief biographies are well used as well as for public and undergraduate libraries.—Booklist
African-American Religious Leaders, Revised Edition profiles prominent religious leaders from a variety of faiths and persuasions. Each entry provides a biographical sketch of the leader, addressing major achievements, events, and contributions to his or her followers and society at large. A general bibliography, subject indexes, and further reading lists complete this revised, comprehensive book.
New and revised profiles include:
Ralph Abernathy
Calvin Butts
Creflo Dollar
Louis Farrakhan
Barbara Clementine Harris
Jesse Jackson
Mahalia Jackson
Otis Moss
Iman Zaid Shakir
Al Sharpton
William Shaw
Conrad Tillard
Renita Weems
Cornel West
Andrew Young
Johnny Ray Youngblood
Archbishop Gregory Wilton of Atlanta
and more.
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Praise for the previous edition: ..".informative...a useful addition to high school and college libraries."--American Reference Books Annual

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