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Geographically, Panama is the connecting hyperlink among South and crucial the US. This booklet initially released below the name “Panama: prior and present”; tells the heritage of Panama and its improvement. “A hundred thousand years in the past, while the Gulf of Mexico prolonged up the Mississippi Valley to the mouth of the Ohio, and the ice-sheet lined manhattan, there has been no use of digging a Panama Canal, for there has been no Isthmus of Panama. as an alternative, a extensive strait separated South and imperative the United States, and hooked up the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. This used to be the strait that the early ecu navigators have been to seek for in useless, for lengthy earlier than their time it have been crammed up, usually via the lava and ashes poured into it through the volcanoes on its banks.…”

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