CONTENTS

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XIII.
XIV.
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FORWARD
THE LAND DIVIDED—THE WORLD UNITED
THE LIFE COST OF THE CANAL
THE SPANISH IN PANAMA
THE PANAMA RAILROAD
THE FRENCH IN PANAMA
THE AMERICANS IN PANAMA
THE ROOSEVELT IMPETUS
TAKING THE CANAL ZONE
THE GEOGRAPHY OF PANAMA
GETTING UNDER WAY
THE CANAL UNDER WALLACE
THE CANAL UNDER STEVENS
THE CANAL UNDER GOETHALS
LOCKS AND DAMS
THE CULEBRA CUT
LABOR
COMMISSARY—QUARTERS—SUBSISTENCE
CIVIL ADMINISTRATION
THE SOCIETY OF THE CHAGRES
THE TRADE OUTLOOK
SETTLING OUR ACCOUNT WITH COLOMBIA
THE MONROE DOCTRINE