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Chungking on Stilts: Humble Beginnings of Sprawling Metropolis (Video)

Once a simple town on the Yangtze River, Chongqing (formerly known as Chungking) is now home to over 29 million people.

This footage from 1930 gives you a rare insight into traditional life in south-west China.

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