The Path Between the Seas
[the Creation of the Panama Canal 1870-1914]Audiobook CD - 2003
Winner of the National Book Award for history,The Path Between the Seastells 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. McCullough expertly weaves the many strands of this momentous event into a captivating tale.Like his masterful, Pulitzer Prize-winning biographyJohn Adams,David McCullough'sThe Path Between the Seashas the sweep and vitality of a great novel. This audiobook is a must-listen for anyone interested in American history, international intrigue, and human drama.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, p2003
Branch Call Number: COM 972.87 M13p
Characteristics: 8 sound discs (ca. 9 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in