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City of Potosí
City of Potosí

City of Potosí

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Potosi, Bolivia
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Potosi, located in the Bolivian Andes, was a major industrial center during the silver boom of the 16th century. The largest silver mines (at that time) were located nearby in the Cerro de Potosi ... Read more
mountains, and the city grew around massive export profits. Potosi's experience is representative of much of the developed New World at that time, which earned it a World Heritage Site designation from UNESCO.

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