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

Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton and 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 and Herman J. Viola
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A member of the Maasai people describes his life as he grew up in a northern Kenya village, traveled to America to attend college, and became an elementary school teacher in Virginia
  • 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
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation coverage
  • 9/15/2003
  • 4/2004
  • 1/2004
  • 10/27/2003
  • 10/2003
Citation source
  • Booklist,
  • Horn Book Guide,
  • Horn Book Magazine,
  • Publisher's Weekly,
  • School Library Journal,
Dewey number
  • 967.62/004965
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.1
  • 6-10
  • 6-9
  • 720
  • Lexile value, 720
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Metametrics
Interest level
MG
LC call number
DT433.545.M33
LC item number
L45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 5.1
  • 5.2
  • 5.2
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton and Herman J. Viola
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780792272977
Lccn
2003000750
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm51613760
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lekuton and Herman J. Viola
Publication
Contents
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780792272977
Lccn
2003000750
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm51613760

Library Locations

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      44.290532 -92.6745453

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