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The Resource Parting the desert : the creation of the Suez Canal, Zachary Karabell

Parting the desert : the creation of the Suez Canal, Zachary Karabell

Label
Parting the desert : the creation of the Suez Canal
Title
Parting the desert
Title remainder
the creation of the Suez Canal
Statement of responsibility
Zachary Karabell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the creation of the Suez Canal--heralded as a symbol of progress that would unite nations--and the part played by its driving force, French diplomat and engineer Ferdinand de Lesseps
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
Biography type
contains biographical information
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158637
Cataloging source
DLC
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Karabell, Zachary
Dewey number
386.4309
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lesseps, Ferdinand de
  • Canals
  • Suez Canal (Egypt)
Target audience
adult
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the creation of the Suez Canal
Label
Parting the desert : the creation of the Suez Canal, Zachary Karabell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-300) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375408830
Lccn
2002034209
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-9548
  • IG$ 2002034209
Label
Parting the desert : the creation of the Suez Canal, Zachary Karabell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-300) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375408830
Lccn
2002034209
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-9548
  • IG$ 2002034209

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