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Across the Isthmus

Elsbree, Elizabeth Taylor Sellers Mrs.

Across the Isthmus

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Published by T. Nelson and Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Panama Canal (Panama)
    • Subjects:
    • Panama Canal (Panama)

    • Edition Notes

      Map on lining-papers.

      Statementby Elizabeth Elsbree; illustrated by Earle Winslow ...
      SeriesOur changing world
      ContributionsWinslow, Earle, b. 1884, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ5 .O929 no. 16
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 7-68 p. incl. front., illus., map.
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6323222M
      LC Control Number35014580
      OCLC/WorldCa11903131

      In this book, the most comprehensive analysis of Central America ever to be published, James Dunkerley provides a detailed account of the history of Nicaragua, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Costa Rica and a series of authoritative studies of their national political systems. Written in a fluent and accessible style, the text is supported by a wealth of charts and statistical data making 4/5(1). 25 Apr - Explore AhemC's board "Isthmus of Panama", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Isthmus of panama, Painting and Art pins. Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - South America and the Pacific; comprising a journey across the pampas and the Andes, from Buenos Ayres to Valparaiso, Lima, and .


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