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Author Lekuton, Joseph.

Title Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna / by Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton with Herman Viola.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 LEKUTON,J    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 LEKUTON,J    Available
Description 127 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map ; 22 cm.
Contents A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Herdsman -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds.
Summary 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.
Subject Lekuton, Joseph -- Juvenile literature.
Lekuton, Joseph.
Lekuton, Joseph -- Juvenile literature.
Masai (African people) -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Masai (African people) -- Kenya -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Masai (African people) -- Biography.
Masai (African people) -- Kenya -- Social life and customs.
Blacks -- Kenya -- Biography.
Added Author Viola, Herman J.
Added Title Growing up Maasai on the African savanna
ISBN 0792251253 (hbk.) : $15.95

 
    
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