John Findlay Wallace, John Frank Stevens (1906–1908), George Washington Goethals
Isthmus of Panama
The American Society of Civil Engineers has named the Panama Canal one of the seven wonders of the modern world.
The Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is a 48 mile (77.1 kilometer)
ship canal in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean (via the Caribbean Sea)
Facts. First earth broken by French January 1, 1880; Active work started by the ...
The highest toll paid for a transit through the Panama Canal until 1995 paid by ...
Aug 15, 2014 ... Hailed as one of the great achievements of the 20th Century, the Panama Canal
connects 160 countries and 1,700 ports around the world.
The Panama Canal
splits the Panama
isthmus and unites the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, allowing ships to pass through.
Imagine: before the construction of the Panama Canal
, a ship heading from California to New York would have to travel 14,000 miles, circumnav... More »
The Panama Canal connects the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. It is a 48 mile canal
that is important for international maritime trade. Construction of the canal ...
The history of the Panama Canal goes back to 16th century. After realizing the ...
In 1879, de Lesseps proposed a sea level canal through Panama. With the ...
Sep 27, 2010 ... In 1914 the Panama Canal joined the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, changing
international trade forever. The 50 mile-long pathway through the ...
Interesting Facts About the Panama Canal. The Panama Canal is designated as
one of the "Seven Wonders of the Modern World and a Monument of the ...