After moving from a small town in Ohio to Panama while her father takes part in building the Panama Canal, a fifteen-year-old girl yearning for new experiences meets Frederico, a Spanish aristocrat who is working as a canal digger, and they begin a romance.
call number/section: FIC
subjects: teenage girls, americans, first loves, panama canal (panama), canal zone [X], panama [X], ohio
Teddy Roosevelt had a dream to make America a global power. It was realized through the Panama Canal.
call number/section: 972.87
subjects: roosevelt, theodore, disease management, canal ecology, canal construction workers, locks (hydraulic engineering), panama [X], united states, canal zone [X]