Book Library

Read or Download Book Online

Download: [PDF] the panama canal

The Panama Canal

The Panama Canal PDF

Get Book

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 51.35 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Panama Canal (Panama)
Languages : en
Pages :
View: 6111

Book Description:


The Panama Canal

The Panama Canal PDF

Get Book

Author: Frederic J. Haskin
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3752389923
Size: 48.18 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 248
View: 4745

Book Description: Reproduction of the original: The Panama Canal by Frederic J. Haskin


The Panama Canal

The Panama Canal PDF

Get Book

Author: Scott Ingram
Publisher: Blackbirch PressInc
ISBN: 9781567113327
Size: 66.18 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 48
View: 2852

Book Description: Describes the techniques used and the difficulties faced in developing the Panama Canal, a waterway built through miles of jungle and swamp that enables ships to travel between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.


Piloting The Panama Canal

Piloting the Panama Canal PDF

Get Book

Author: Charles P. Gaines
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595181074
Size: 74.75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages : 219
View: 7500

Book Description: Through the eyes of the author who spent many exciting years as a pilot responsible for guiding American and foreign vessels through the treacherous waters of the Panama Canal, the reader sees life as it truly was along the most famous canal in the world. Along the way, the reader will meet the famous, as well as the more notorious people who moved through this intriguing land, such as Noreiga. The reader will be introduced to the Americans living and working the waterway, referred to as “Zonians.” The job of the pilot was to guide ships through the Panama Canal. It was a challenging, but essential job that called for great expertise. With the job came respect and close working relationships with captains of ships from around the world. A good paying, but dangerous duty on board ship meant for a fast life in the Canal community. In this book, the author shares with the reader the intimate details of the life he lived while plying his trade in one of the most exotic spots to be found on this Earth.


The Panama Canal 2v

The Panama canal 2v PDF

Get Book

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 60.24 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Engineering
Languages : en
Pages :
View: 3615

Book Description:


What Is The Panama Canal

What Is the Panama Canal  PDF

Get Book

Author: Janet B. Pascal
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698171853
Size: 13.64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
Languages : en
Pages : 112
View: 6364

Book Description: Before 1914, traveling from the East Coast to the West Coast meant going by land across the entire United States. To go by sea involved a long journey around South America and north along the Pacific Coast. But then, in a dangerous and amazing feat of engineering, a 48-mile-long channel was dug through Panama, creating the world’s most famous shortcut: the Panama Canal!