Other works by William Friar

Portrait of the Panama Canal: From Construction to the Twenty-First Century Centennial Edition

Book cover: Portrait of the Panama Canal by William Friar

Completely revised and updated in time for the Centennial Anniversary of breaking ground for the Panama Canal, this lively collection of historic and contemporary photographs and informative and insightful text dramatically showcases one of the true wonders of the world.


Adventures in Nature: Panama

Book cover: Portrait of the Panama Canal by William Friar

Adventures in Nature: Panama highlights only the most interesting places and activities for adventure travelers. Author William Friar gives you vivid scenic descriptions–from the cool highlands to the lowland tropical forest–along with tips on getting around and a wide variety of accommodation options. You’ll also find details on the country’s conservation efforts and environmental challenges, with advice on how you can support local communities without damaging the environment.