The story of Panama hearings on the Rainey resolution before the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs

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  • Compagnie nouvelle du canal de Panama.,
  • Panama Canal (Panama),
  • Panama -- History -- Revolution, 1903.

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ContributionsPavey, Frank D., Cromwell, William Nelson., Bunau-Varilla, Philippe, 1859-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF27 .F6 1913
The Physical Object
Pagination736 p. ;
Number of Pages736
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24129532M
LC Control Number13009883

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