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Potosi : Cerro Rico

Cerro Rico is a 4824m high hill rich in silver, descovered in 1544, which is still being mined. Between 1545 and 1825 eight million African slaves and indigenous people died in the brutal conditions.

Cities and Towns Photo ID 11024-M302 © KryssTal 1994

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