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Ships of the Panama Canal

by James L. Shaw

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Panama Canal (Panama),
  • Panama,
  • Panama Canal.,
  • Panama Canal
    • Subjects:
    • Warships -- Panama -- Panama Canal.,
    • Warships -- Panama -- Panama Canal -- Pictorial works.,
    • Ships -- Panama -- Panama Canal.,
    • Ships -- Panama -- Panama Canal -- Pictorial works.,
    • Panama Canal (Panama) -- Description and travel.,
    • Panama Canal (Panama) -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James L. Shaw.
      ContributionsHallen, Ernest.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsV767 .S47 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 269 p. :
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2540356M
      ISBN 100870216295
      LC Control Number85021611
      OCLC/WorldCa12663091

        visits to the Canal Museums and the Canal Authority Building with it's beautiful Panama Canal murals and MORE!! hear all the stories first hand while being SO close to the ships you could .   In September, work began on a $ billion project to expand the Panama Canal. Expected to be complete in , the Panama Canal expansion project will allow ships double the Author: Matt Rosenberg.

      Even better, Panama Canal cruises call at Central American ports along the canal like Limón and Cartagena plus at Caribbean island hotspots along the way. You’ll get to explore the local beaches . had to go round Cape Horn, so the need for a canal remained ever-present. (Map 1) From to , a joint Army-Navy party surveyed a po-tential canal route from the Gulf of Darien, located on present .

      Before the expansion, the record was $, paid by one ship. Now the record has jumped to $ million. No wonder this canal supplies 12% of Panama’s gross domestic product. Speaking of prices, .   Panama Canal Dangers Goethals focused efforts on Culebra Cut, the clearing of the mountain range between Gamboa and Pedro Miguel. Excavation of the nearly 9-mile stretch became .


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