America: Facts versus Fiction: Engineering the Impossible

Discovery Education

$59.95 
SKU: DC024994
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 22
Copyright: 2014

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Depicts the construction of two of the 19th century and #39;s greatest engineering feats, the Panama Canal and the Transcontinental Railroad. The program conveys how manual laborers were treated, details key engineering solutions, and debunks some of the myths surrounding the construction of the Panama Canal and the Transcontinental Railroad.