Construction on the Panama Canal began in 1904 and opened officially in 1914.
Panama and the Canal in Picture and Prose: A complete story of Panama, as well as the history, purpose and promise of its world-famous canal-the most gigantic engineering undertaking since the dawn of time
Syndicate Publishing Company (London/New York/ Toronto...)
Red cloth hardcover binding. No dust jacket.
Over (600) photographs. Fold out maps
Maritime history | Engineering
PLACE OF ORIGIN
Willis John Abbot (American, 1863-1934) | Illustrator(s): E. J. Read | Gordon Grant
Early 20th century
Width 9 Depth 1.5 Height 11.5 inches
Note: wear, spine separation.