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Beyond the big ditch

politics, ecology, and infrastructure at the Panama Canal

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An edition of Beyond the big ditch (2014)

Beyond the big ditch

politics, ecology, and infrastructure at the Panama Canal

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Publisher
The MIT Press
Language
English
Pages
298

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Cambridge, Massachusetts

Table of Contents

The machete and the freighter
Monte
Making the Panama Canal Watershed
Frank Robinson's map
Life along the river (Miocene-1903)
Hydropolitics, territory, and canal construction
Pueblos perdidos or how the lake ate the river
Banana republic? The agricultural possibilities of the Canal Zone
Getting across and getting around
The highway : the world united, Panama divided
Conquest of the jungle : the moral economy of rural infrastructure
Weeds
A demanding environment.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-274) and index.

Series
Infrastructures series
Copyright Date
2014

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
972.87/505
Library of Congress
TC774 .C4365 2014

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 298 pages
Number of pages
298

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL31018099M
Internet Archive
beyondbigditchpo0000cars_r1b4
ISBN 10
0262028115
ISBN 13
9780262028110
LCCN
2014008289

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