Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Count de Lesseps

  • Gorgas Hospital, Ancon, Panama

    W. Paul McKinney Louisville, Kentucky, United States¬†   West-facing view of Administration and Clinics Building, Gorgas Hospital, Ancon, former Canal Zone, Panama A man, a plan, a canal: Panama. This well-known palindrome describes the grand vision of Count Ferdinand de Lesseps for constructing, under the flag of France, a sea level canal linking the Atlantic…