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Author Diaz Espino, Ovidio.

Title El país creado por Wall Street : la historia no contada de Panamá / Ovidio Diaz Espino ; [traducción, Ángela García].

Imprint Bogotá, D.C. : Planeta, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library International Languages    Sp 972.875 DIA    Available
Edition 1. ed. en español.
Description 272 p., [14] p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Series La Línea del horizonte
Note Translation of: How Wall Street created a nation.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-272).
Summary Reveals how a combination of financial gain, greed, fraud, and overconfident American imperialism led to the construction of the Panama Canal, detailing the roles of Theodore Roosevelt and the French Panama Canal Company.
Subject Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Cromwell, William Nelson, 1854-1948.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913.
Compagnie universelle du canal interocéanique de Panama.
Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
Panama Canal (Panama) -- Finance -- History.
Panama -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title How Wall Street created a nation. Spanish
ISBN 9584205293 (pbk.)

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