Potosí Holocaust

Potosí, once one of the richest and largest city in the world – bigger than London, Madrid, Rom or Paris – is also the place where the biggest holocaust in human history took place. It is estimated that in the last three centuries Potosí’s Cerro Rico consumed 8 million lives of Indian and African slaves. [...]

November 18, 2009  Tags: ,   Posted in: Bolivia  No Comments