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The Path Between the Seas

The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

David McCullough

On December 31, 1999, after nearly a century of rule, the United States officially ceded ownership of the Panama Canal to the nation of Panama. That nation did not exist when, in the mid-19th century, Europeans first began to explore the possibilities of creating a link between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the narrow but mountainous isth...
Publish Date
1978
October 15
First Published in 1977
Goodreads rating
4.2
ISBN
9780671244095
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
Dec 21, 2018
12 Books That Every Leader Should Read: Updated for 2018 -- via @work_matters: - The Progress Principle - Influence - Quiet - The Fearless Organization - The Path Between the Seas      source
Mar 25, 2021
This is a good book BTW:      source
Jan 08, 2019
Day 4: I’ve been nominated by @filadin to post covers of 7 books that I love with no explanations or reviews. Each time I post I will ask another to take up the challenge. Today I nominate @HMAesq      source