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The Story Of America's Canals

author: Spangenburg, Ray
Traces the history of canals and canal building in America, from the first American canals to the building of the Panama Canal and the recent work done on the Illinois Waterway.
386
year: 1992
copies: 5
call number/section: 386
lexile:
subjects: canals, panama canal (panama) [X]

The Panama Canal

author: Mcneese, Tim
Describes the planning and building of the Panama Canal.
386
year: 1997
copies: 10
call number/section: 386
lexile:
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X]

The Building Of The Panama Canal In Historic Photographs

author: Keller, Ulrich
Collection of 164 historic photographs documenting the building of the Panama Canal, a project that spanned a quarter of a century from 1889 and 1914.
627
year: 1983
copies: 7
call number/section: 627
lexile:
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X]

Panama Canal

author: Mart Inez, Orlando
627
year: 1978
copies: 1
call number/section: 627
lexile:
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X]

The Panama Canal

author: Miller, Heather
"Describes the struggles and accomplishments in building the Panama Canal.
627
year:
copies: 5
call number/section: 627
lexile: 870
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X]

The Panama Canal

author: Stefoff, Rebecca
"This title explores and explains how the Panama Canal was built.
627
year: 2016
copies: 3
call number/section: 627
lexile: 710
subjects: canals, panama canal (panama) [X]

How Do Canals Work?

author: Honders, Christine
Readers will learn how engineers and scientists use STEM skills to bring canal systems to life, and how they make our lives easier.
627
year: 2017
copies: 4
call number/section: 627
lexile:
subjects: canals, canals, interoceanic, waterways, panama canal (panama) [X], erie canal (n.y.)

George Goethals, Panama Canal Engineer

author: Latham, Jean Lee
A biography of the West Point graduate who learned civil engineering "from the ground up" and supervised the completion of the Panama Canal.
920
year: 1991
copies: 4
call number/section: 920
lexile:
subjects: goethals, george w, civil engineers, engineers, panama canal (panama) [X]

Panama

author: Hiatt, Shelby
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.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: teenage girls, americans, first loves, panama canal (panama) [X], canal zone, panama, ohio

Silver People

author: Engle, Margarita
Fourteen-year-old Mateo and other Caribbean islanders face discrimination, segregation, and harsh working conditions when American recruiters lure them to the Panamanian rain forest in 1906 to build the great canal.
FIC
year: 2014
copies: 28
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 1310
subjects: jungles, segregation, rain forests, racism, panama canal (panama) [X], novels in verse

Building The Panama Canal

author: Doudna, Kelly
The Panama Canal is an incredible canal. It connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans! In Building the Panama Canal, young readers will find out more about this engineering marvel and how it was built.
FIC
year: 2018
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 530
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X], canals, hydraulic engineering

Panama Fever

author: Parker, Matthew
Traces the history of efforts to find a route through Central America that would prevent the need to travel around the southern tip of South America and examines how the Panama Canal was constructed to remedy this problem.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X]

The Truth About The Panama Canal

author: Kitchel, Denison
327.7
year: 1978
copies: 1
call number/section: 327.7
lexile:
subjects: panama canal (panama) [X], united states, panama

Panama And The United States

author: Dolan, Edward F.
A history of Panama's relations with the United States, discussing how the construction of the Panama Canal caused years of strife between the two nations and steps taken to improve relations.
327.73
year: 1990
copies: 9
call number/section: 327.73
lexile:
subjects: monroe doctrine, united states, panama, panama canal (panama) [X]

The Panama Canal

author: Lafeber, Walter
Surveys the history of relations between the U.S. and Panama from the 19th century to 1977 and examines various aspects of the controversy over the Panama Canal Treaty proposed by the Carter administration in 1977.
327.73
year: 1979
copies: 1
call number/section: 327.73
lexile:
subjects: panama canal, united states, panama, panama canal (panama) [X]

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