The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 (1977) is a book by the American historian David McCullough, published by Simon and Schuster. It won the U.S. National Book Award in History, the Francis Parkman Prize,the Samuel Eliot Morison Award and the Cornelius Ryan Award. The book details people, places, and events involved in building the Panama Canal. The title refers to the connection between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans that the opening of the canal created.
About the author
David Gaub McCullough ( born July 7, 1933) is an American author, narrator, historian, and lecturer.He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the United States' highest civilian award. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, McCullough earned a degree in English literature from Yale University. His first book was The Johnstown Flood (1968); and he has since written eight more on such topics as Harry S Truman, John Adams, and the Brooklyn Bridge. McCullough has also narrated multiple documentaries such as The Civil War (TV series) by Ken Burns, as well as the 2003 film Seabiscuit; and he hosted American Experience for twelve years.
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