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    People and Culture of Panama Panama is vibrant nation, full of culture, beautiful landscapes and beaches, a vast military history pertaining to the U.S., along with world changing technological advances. Even though it is pretty up to date communication and technology wise, it still sticks to its native roots. Panamanians are quick to tell you what they love about their country. Whether it’s the climate, the culture, or the outdoors, national pride runs deep in Panama. Many Panamanians feel

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    Research Paper On Panama

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    Panama For my International festival project I will be doing Panama. The reason why I chose Panama is because I wanted to learn a little more about it. Also lots of families live there. The Indians are one of the main topics that I really wanted to learn about. I love to learn more and more about their customs, religions, geography, people, and the many other new things about Panama. I just love how God made that country, It is so beautiful and all of the people there are kind and loving. So I

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    Geography of Panama and the Panama Canal The Panama Canal is one of the greatest works of engineering and modern achievements of mankind. An all-water passage through the continental divide of the Panama region had been suggested since early Spanish colonial times of the 16th century. Today a canal that was cut through the Isthmus of Panama is a reality. It's presence has greatly affected Panama in many ways, politically, economically, and socially. The Panama Canal is possibly

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    Is Panama A Melting Pot

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    Panama is a melting pot of nationalities and cultures. Panamanian people consist of multiple origins the main demographic in panama is mestizo; which is a mixed Amerindian and white, mestizo’s make up around 65% of the population, the other groups in panama are Native American which make up about 12.3% percent of the population. Black or African decent at 9.2% of the population, mulatto at 6.8% of the population, and white at 6.7% of the population. (2010 est). An overwhelming majority of this population

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    Panama History

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    The history of Panama has been largely influenced by the strategic position of this narrow isthmus that links North America with South America and separates the Pacific Ocean from the Atlantic Ocean. The Cunas, Chocos, and Guaymas were some of the indigenous tribes that have occupied the region. Although these civilizations were not as advanced as the Maya or Inca, they may have been influenced by them. The explorer Rodrigo de Bastidas disembarked on the territory in 1501 and, the following year

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    Essay About Panama

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    The country I’ve is panama. The capital is republic or panama. Major language spoken is Spanish; location is by the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean. Panama came into existence August 15, 1519. Famous people were Omar Torrijos a dictator who died in a plane crash in 1981, led Panama from 1968 to 1978, during which time he negotiated the treaty with the U.S. that returned the canal to Panamanian control. Victoriano Lorenzo fought for Panamanian independence from Colombia and for freedom, justice and land

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    The Invasion of Panama Essay

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    foreign policies that effect the country’s citizens oversees and in America. The Invasion of Panama was part of the restoration of America’s military prestige, after years of misgivings. The Panama Invasion was the extension of the domestic plans for a Drug-Free America (US II. 33). Lastly, the Invasion of Panama is an example of presidential foreign policies that involve America in foreign affairs. The Panama Invasion was a conflict that was the beginning to better decision-making, but had faults

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    The Panama Canal is an artificial, 50 mile long waterway across the Isthmus of Panama that connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It was originally started by Ferdinand de Lesseps in 1881. Then abandoned in 1889 and was completed by the U.S. who picked back up on it in 1904 and completed it in 1914. Taking a long 10 years to build. It is an important feature to Latin America because it has created greater and more efficient trade and jobs. Also because it has helped boost the economy and increase

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    The Panama Canal

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    Introduction The Panama Canal has become famous all over the world for being one of the most successful canals ever built, however, when it was first built many people thought that it was a mistake. During the building of the canal, there were many problems and scandals that had to be taken care of before the canal was up and running. Despite the problems during the construction of the canal, after construction the canal greatly aided the economic growth of the United States in the early twentieth

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    The Panama Canal The Panama Canal is a passage across the Isthmus of Panama that was mostly built by the Americans. The waterway connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. The Panama Canal was started in 1881 by the French, but the idea was originated in the 16th century from a Spanish explorer. The French gave up on it because of engineering problems, bad planning, and workers getting unknown diseases. Then the U.S. took over the construction in 1904 and finished it in 1914. The original waterway

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