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Contents About Canals 4 Canals in the Past 6 Canal Structures 8 Materials 10 Going Up and Down 12 Designing Canals 14 Site Preparation 16 Liners and Locks 18 Canals in Use 20 Ships in the Desert 22 The Erie Canal 24 Canal Disasters 26 Canal Facts 28 Glossary 30 More Books to Read 31 Index 32 Some words words appear in bold, like this. You can find out what they mean by looking in the glossary.
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Canals -- Juvenile literature.
Canals -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.