Silver Rush Dreams: Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and Its Cultural Landscape

The World Heritage Sites in Japan

15m 00s
Broadcast on February 8, 2023 Available until February 8, 2024

The miners of Iwami Ginzan worked in cramped darkness, risking their lives for fortune and glory. The area once produced vast quantities of silver yet had little impact on the beauty of the surrounding mountains.

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