The Resource Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton with Herman J. Viola

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

Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna
Title
Facing the lion
Title remainder
growing up Maasai on the African savanna
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Lekuton with Herman J. Viola
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2004
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lekuton, Joseph
Dewey number
  • 967.62/004965
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT433.545.M33
LC item number
L45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Viola, Herman J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lekuton, Joseph
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Lekuton, Joseph
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Blacks
  • Lekuton, Joseph - Juvenile literature
  • Lekuton, Joseph
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Kenya
  • Kindheitserinnerung
  • Massai
  • Kenia
  • Lekuton, Joseph
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton with Herman J. Viola
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Herdsman -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds
Extent
1 online resource (127 pages, [4] color leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607925742
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton with Herman J. Viola
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Herdsman -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds
Extent
1 online resource (127 pages, [4] color leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607925742

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