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Author DuTemple, Lesley A.
Title The Panama Canal / Lesley A. DuTemple.
Pub Info Minneapolis, MN : Lerner, c2003.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Hyannis Children's Room  J 972.875 DuTemple     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 972.87 DUT     AVAILABLE
Descript 96 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 27 cm.
Series Great building feats
Great building feats.
Audience 1000L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.4 3 3 67220
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 92-93) and index.
Contents The path between two oceans -- The United States and Panama -- One canal... three engineers -- The Culebra Cut -- Taming the Chagres -- Sculpting bays and building locks -- The Panama Canal.
Summary A history of the building of the Panama Canal, with emphasis on the difficulties of digging a canal where some engineers said it could not be done.
Subject Panama Canal (Panama) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Panama Canal (Panama) -- History.
ISBN 0822500795 (lib. bdg.)
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