Parting the Desert
The Creation of the Suez CanalBook - 2003
The building of the Suez Canal was considered the greatest engineering feat of the 19th century, but as Karabell shows, it was much more than a marvel of construction. Parting the Desert details an extraordinary meeting between East and West. of photos.
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2003
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 386.43 Ka
Description: 310 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm