What Is The Panama Canal?
Janet Pascal (A), Tim Foley (ILT) and Fred Harper (ILT)
List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - The Panama Canal - 2014)
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! (112 pgs) Ages 8-12
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.3 x 7.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces