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    Description"The Path Between the Seas" tells the story of the men and women who fought against all odds to fulfill the 400-year-old dream of constructing an aquatic passageway between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It is a story of astonishing engineering feats, tremendous medical accomplishments, political power plays, heroic successes, and tragic failures. Applying his remarkable gift for writing lucid, lively exposition, McCullough weaves the many strands of the momentous event into a comprehensive and captivating tale.

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    The Path between Seas
    The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) McCullough
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 698
    Width: 157 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 43 mm
    Weight: 794 g
    ISBN 13: 9780671244095
    ISBN 10: 0671244094

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.0
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
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    BIC subject category V2: PD, TB
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
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    Ingram Theme: APPR/AWARD
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CULT/LATAME, CHRN/ERLY20
    BISAC V2.8: TEC009000
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KLCP
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    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 45
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    DC22: 972.87
    DC21: 972.87
    BISAC V2.8: HIS036060
    DC22: 972.875/04
    LC classification: F1569.C2 M33, F1569.C2M3
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    Publication date
    21 June 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    "Newsweek" McCullough is a storyteller with the capacity to steer readers through political, financial, and engineering intricacies without fatigue or muddle. This is grand-scale, expert work.