Photographic Memory of a Nitrate Plan de Tarapacá 1886-1932. Photographic Memory of a Nitrate Plant of Tarapacá.
Author: Guillermo Burgos Cuthbert
Since the end of the Pacific War, after a period of nearly fifty years of incessant production, of immense wealth for both the State of Chile and for the Saltpeter Producers, the decline of industry begins, with the appearance of synthetic nitrate, being the Germans of the chemical company BASF its inventors.
This book is a compilation of images of that unforgettable time at the beginning of the 20th century.