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Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna / by Joseph Lekuton and Herman J. Viola.

Lekuton, Joseph. (Author). Viola, Herman J. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 967.62 LEK (Text) 39206019689627 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792251253 (Hard Cover)
  • ISBN: 0792283287
  • Physical Description: 128 pages 22cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2003.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds.
Summary, etc.:
A member of the Masai people describes his life as he grew up in a northern Kenya village, travelled to America to attend college, and became an elementary school teacher in Virginia.
Target Audience Note:
720L Lexile
Subject: Lekuton, Joseph.
Maasai (African people) > Biography.
Maasai (African people) > Kenya > Social life and customs.
Blacks > Kenya > Biography.
Young adults.

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