The Path Between The Seas by David McCullough

This book provides a comprehensive history of the monumental engineering feat that is the Panama Canal, spanning from its inception to completion. It delves into the political, medical, and technological challenges faced by those who embarked on the ambitious project to connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The narrative not only captures the human drama of ambition, suffering, and triumph but also highlights the significant impact of the canal on global trade and the geopolitical landscape of the 20th century. Through meticulous research and engaging storytelling, the author brings to life the extraordinary efforts and innovations that overcame the daunting obstacles of nature and human endeavor.

The 6069th greatest book of all time


Published
1977
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
700-900
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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