Cover of: Tyra Banks | Pamela Levin

Tyra Banks

  • 104 Pages
  • 1.65 MB
  • English
Chelsea House Publishers , Philadelphia
African American women, African Americans, Juvenile literature, Models (Persons), Biography,
About the Edition

A biography of the fashion model, who has also become involved in acting and community service activities.

StatementPam Levin
SeriesBlack Americans of achievement, Black Americans of achievement
LC ClassificationsHD6073.M77 B365 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24750388M
ISBN 100791051951, 079105196X
ISBN 139780791051955, 9780791051962
LC Control Number99016764

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She was the first African American woman to be the cover girl for the catalog for Victoria`s Secret, GQ, and the swimsuit issue for Sports Illustrated.