Accession Number:

ADA564251

Title:

The Panama Canal: Writings of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Officers Who Conceived and Built It

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS ALEXANDRIA VA OFFICE OF HISTORY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-09-26

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

The works listed here deal with virtually every major consideration associated with the building of the canal. They range from discussions of political and social questions to matters of hydrology, meteorology, medicine, excavation, lock and dam construction, and the progress of the work. Some of the publications are of a technical nature and aimed at an audience of professional engineers. Others, written for popular consumption, appeared in mass circulation periodicals.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE