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3 edition of Panama in 1855. found in the catalog.

Panama in 1855.

An account of the Panama rail-road, of the cities of Panama and Aspinwall, with sketches of life and character on the Isthmus.

by Robert Tomes

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Panama -- Description and travel. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1564 .T65, Microfilm 47072 F
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.l., [13]-246 p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23649224M
    LC Control Number02010961

    Carpenter, Frank G. (Frank George), South America, social, industrial, and political; a twenty-five-thousand-mile journey in search of information in the isthmus of Panama and the lands of the equator, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Boliva, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, the Guianas, Venezuela.   It’s funny that I found this book by way of the Panama Canal, because the novel is about the construction of the Panama Railroad, the first ever transcontinental railway line, which was completed in , 26 years before work on the Canal began.

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Panama in [Tomes, Robert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Panama in Author: Robert Tomes. Panama in An account of the Panama rail-road, of the cities of Panama and Aspinwall, with sketches of life and character on the Isthmus This book, "Panama in ", by Robert Tomes, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings.

This is the story of the Building of the Panama Railroad between and This railroad was built fifty years before the Panama Canal and carried half a billion dollars of gold, and much U.S.

mail without a single loss. This, despite bandits and the loss of thousands of lives to illness and accidents/5(3). The Panama Canal Railway (Spanish: Ferrocarril de Panamá) is a railway line linking the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean in Central route stretches miles ( km) across the Isthmus of Panama from Colón (Atlantic) to Balboa (Pacific, near Panama City).

Because of the difficult physical conditions of the route and state of technology, the construction was renowned as an Headquarters: Panama City, Panama.

PANAMA IN AN ACCOUNT OF THE PANAMA RAIL-ROAD, OF THE CITIES OF PANAMA AND ASPINWALL, WITH EXETCHES OF LIFE AND CHARACTER ON THE ISTHMUS. Author: ROBERT TOMES: Published: Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

As he regaled readers in Panama inthe train “glided mile after mile, and so smoothly through deep marsh as firm now as a stone pavement” while passengers “lounged at our ease and smoked, and talked, and looked with admiring wonder upon the tropical profusion of beauty” (75).

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The history of Panama includes the long history of the Isthmus of Panama region prior to European colonization, from Pre-Columbian cultures, through the Spanish colonial era, and eventual independence as the modern country of Panama. Prior to the arrival of Europeans, Panama was widely settled by Chibchan, Chocoan, and Cueva peoples, but there is no accurate knowledge of the size of the Pre.

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The City of Panama in In the year ofMr. Roberto Tomes published a book titled "PANAMA IN " based on his experiences while visiting the Isthmus.

This is an excerpt from that book as published in the Magazine "Loteria" in and reproduced in "Epocas" in March Panama. Aspinwall Courier. Aspinwall, Panama.

Sept. 18, Catalog Record | Enlarge Image | Adopt a Book Home In the s, Aspinwall (today known as Cólon) was founded as one of the end points of the Panama Railroad, which spanned the isthmus and carried traffic to and from the California gold rush regions. This paper was edited by Frederic E.

Foster and printed in English. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Panama in An Account of the Panama Rail-Road, of the Cities of Panama and Aspinwall, with Sketches of Life and Character on the Isthmus (Paperback) at The seminal period book on the subject of the Panama Railroad is "Illustrated History of the Panama Railroad" by Fessenden N.

Otis, MD published by Harper & Brothers in (The author had been a ship's surgeon for the Pacific Mail Steamship Company from ) At no place in this work is the railroad described as being a "transcontinental. History of the Panama Railroad: IT would be difficult to over-emphasize the historic and economic importance of the Panama Railroad to the Americas and to the world, for its history is the history of a realized dream of thinking men who for centuries had recognized the importance of a free interoceanic communication at the narrow strip of land.

Panama Certificates of Competency and Endorsement, Seaman Books All personnel working on board of a vessel registered with the Panamanian Flag is required to have either a Full Term Panama Certificate of Competency (CoC) or a Certificate of Endorsement (known as CoE, CRA, CDC) for a CoC issued by another Flag-State, and a Panamanian Seaman.This book can be found in: History > Regional & national history > Americas zoom Panama in An Account of the Panama Rail-Road, of the Cities of Panama and Aspinwall, with Sketches of Life and Character on the Isthmus.Since the mile- (km-) long Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, has afforded a long-sought shortcut for shipping and assures the country’s standing as one of the most strategic transportation hubs of the canal also secures Panama’s ongoing role in international affairs and world commerce.

The United States relinquished jurisdiction of the.