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review The Building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs 103 free read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Ulrich Keller Tion ordeal and accomplishment the building of the Panama Canal perhaps the greatest engineering marvel of the early twentieth centuryIn 164 magnificent historic photographs and a well researched text noted photohistorian Ulrich Keller tells the compelling story of this hitherto unparalleled technological achievement Selected from an archive of over 10000 images amassed by Ernest Hallen Official Photographer of the Isthmian Canal Commission these historic prints document the Canal's construction and its way of life 450 miles of railroad; housing for 60000 based on a caste system; the exotic settings; tremendous hardships and health risks; leisure activities; the Canal Zone's internal government administrat. This book entails a lot of historical photos and librarial facts However there are missing textdiaries and photos of many fine Black Latino Panamanians who were mostly hired to assist in the building of the Panama Canal I gave it a four star because of this reason Perhaps the author did not wish to elaborate on the natives who helped in the succession Perhaps a followup to this book would complete the real historical element of The Building of the Panama CanalAll in all it s a great tool La bibliothèque de Poudlard researched text noted photohistorian Ulrich Keller tells the compelling story of this hitherto unparalleled technological achievement Selected from an archive of over 10000 images amassed by Ernest Hallen Official Photographer of the Isthmian Canal Commission these historic prints document the Canal's construction and its way of life 450 miles of Le Monde de Narnia (Romans Junior) (French Edition) railroad; housing for 60000 based on a caste system; the exotic settings; tremendous hardships and health Enquête au collège: L'Intégrale 2: Jean-Philippe Arrou-Vignod, Olivier Chauvel, Gallimard: Amazon.fr: Livres risks; leisure activities; the Canal Zone's internal government administrat. This book entails a lot of historical photos and librarial facts However there are missing textdiaries and photos of many fine Black Latino Panamanians who were mostly hired to assist in the building of the Panama Canal I gave it a four star because of this Harry Potter et le Prince de Sang-Mêlé reason Perhaps the author did not wish to elaborate on the natives who helped in the succession Perhaps a followup to this book would complete the James and the Giant Peach real historical element of The Building of the Panama CanalAll in all it s a great tool

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review The Building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs 103 free read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Ulrich Keller Ion and policing; dredging operations including spectacular movements of earth and water; unheard of engineering feats and disastrous failures; and finally victoryPhotographers historians engineers and tudents of industry and technology will immediately recognize this volume as an important primary source of industrial archaeology Photography enthusiasts and lovers of true adventure will delight in the vibrant you are there sensation imparted by the photos and Ulrich Keller's exceptionally informed text and meticulous captions The Building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs takes the reader back to a different era and one of the proudest episodes in what the author calls the 'heroic' age of indust. Excellent pictures with a good commentary CIRQUE COLORIAGES AUTOCOLLANTS recognize this volume as an important primary source of industrial archaeology Photography enthusiasts and lovers of true adventure will delight in the vibrant you are there sensation imparted by the photos and Ulrich Keller's exceptionally informed text and meticulous captions The Building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs takes the Le Cirque reader back to a different era and one of the proudest episodes in what the author calls the 'heroic' age of indust. Excellent pictures with a good commentary

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review The Building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs 103 free read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Ulrich Keller In 1889 the Compagnie Universelle du Canal Interocaniue declared bankruptcy The French firm's optimistic and ill planned attempt to construct a canal across the Isthmus of Panama had resulted in the death of 22000 workersmost from yellow fever typhoid fever and malaria;the complete loss of one and a half billion francs for the company's 800000 shareholders; and the bitter failure of Chief Engineer Ferdinand de Lesseps the man responsible for the Suez Canal On August 15 1914 the SS Ancon took nine hours and forty minutes to traverse the lock and lake waterway linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans What occurred in the uarter century between 1889 and 1914 is a larger than life true story of adventure revolu. De bonnes photos d poue et diagrammes instructifs