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The Panama Canal - 20th Century History - About.com
The $400 million dollar project began in 1909 on the Isthmus of Panama and was
actually completed ahead of schedule, despite the challenges faced by the ...
Isthmus - Geography - About.com
A definition of the geography term isthmus, from your About.com Guide to
Geography. ... Examples: The Isthmus of Panama connects North America with
The Panama Canal Expansion's Impact on the US Economy
The Canal is more complicated than just digging a long trench across the
shortest point, the Isthmus of Panama. First, the sea level of the Caribbean is
Captain Morgan and the Sack of Panama - Latin American History
Sacking Panama would not be easy. The city was on the Pacific side of the
isthmus, so the privateers would have to cross in order to attack. The best way to
Panama Canal - Cruises - About.com
Crossing the isthmus of Panama on a cruise ship through the Panama Canal is a
memorable experience for anyone. Over 56,000 people built the Panama ...
MEC Panama Shipyard in Balboa - Cruises - About.com
Photo of the MEC Panama Shipyard in Balboa as seen from the Discovery ...
ships and loads/unloads cargo for transfer across the isthmus of Panama via train
Panama - Fort San Lorenzo - Cruises - About.com
Before the river was dammed in the construction of the Panama Canal, it was
used as part of the route across the isthmus of Panama to transfer gold from the ...