Panama Pictures Nature And Life In The Land Of The Great Canal by Michael Delevante

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An introduction to the geography, history, government, people, economy, and culture of the Republic of Panama and the Panama Canal. From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review.

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On Augthe S.S. Ancon took nine hours and forty minutes to traverse the lock-and-lake waterway linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. What occurred in the quarter century between and is a larger-than-life true story of adventure, revolution, ordeal, and accomplishment: the building of the Panama Canal — perhaps the greatest engineering marvel of the early twentieth Cited by: 2.

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+ photos plus 16 full page color illustrations. Illustrated frontis fold out color map.Red cloth boards with color paste on illustration.

discoloring at boards, Cover has discoloring and the spine is slippery, first blank page is loose Seller Rating: % positive.

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