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

Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lemasolai 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 Lemasolai 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
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
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
199194
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 967.62/004965
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
720
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DT433.545.M33
LC item number
L45 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
growing up Maasai on the African savanna
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton with Herman J. Viola
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
2322824
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
127 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780792283287
Lccn
2003000750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51613760
Label
Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna, by Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton with Herman J. Viola
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
2322824
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
127 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780792283287
Lccn
2003000750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51613760

Library Locations

    • Adams Public Library - DecaturBorrow it
      128 S. 3rd St., Decatur, IN, 46733, US
      40.829571 -84.925321
    • Adams Public Library - GenevaBorrow it
      305 E. Line St., Geneva, IN, 46740, US
      40.592124 -84.958783
Processing Feedback ...