Building the Panama Canal (Perspectives on Modern World History) (Hardcover)

Building the Panama Canal (Perspectives on Modern World History) By Sylvia Engdahl (Editor) Cover Image
By Sylvia Engdahl (Editor)
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This compelling volume provides the historical background of the construction of the Panama Canal. Readers will learn how women played an important role in the project. Controversies are also explored, including the role that the United States played in the Panamanian Revolution. Personal narratives are presented, from sources such as Theodore Roosevelt and Helen Herron Taft. Other essay sources include the Panama Canal Authority, James T. Du Bois, and David Newton E. Campbell.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780737763645
ISBN-10: 0737763647
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: August 14th, 2012
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Perspectives on Modern World History