The Path Between the Seas
The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
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...
Dec 21, 201812 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