Facing the lion : growing up Maasai on the African savanna / by Joseph Lekuton with Herman J. Viola.
By: Lekuton, Joseph.
Contributor(s): Viola, Herman J.Material type: TextSeries: Exchange (Hampton-Brown): Publisher: Carmel, Calif. : Hampton-Brown, c2003Description: 112 p.,  col. leaves of plates : col. ill., col. map ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780736231336; 0736231331.Subject(s): Lekuton, Joseph -- Juvenile literature | Maasai (African people) -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Maasai (African people) -- Kenya -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 967.62092
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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.
A lion hunt -- The proud one -- Cows -- The pinching man -- School -- Initiation -- Kabarak -- Soccer -- America -- A warrior in two worlds.