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Homer Public Library J 972.87 BLA 000156366 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780531207895
  • ISBN: 0531207897
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Children's Press, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 134) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A country and a canal -- On the isthmus -- The wildlife exchange -- Becoming a nation -- Governing Panama -- An expanding economy -- The PanameƱos -- People of faith -- The Panamanian way -- Panamanian life.
Summary, etc.:
Despite its small size, Panama has played a big role in history. Located at the junction of Central America and South America, its famous canal offers the fastest passage between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Readers will learn how Panama was first settled, how it came to be the site of one of the world's most important canals, and what life is like there today.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 7.4.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.4 3.0 169197.
Reading Counts RC 6-8 8.6 7 Quiz: 64620.
Subject: Panama > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Literature.
Juvenile works.
Juvenile works.