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With the historical architecture of the older banks, custom houses, and hotels from Shangh's concession days in the background, a worker drives a tractor through a construction site, a part of the historical riverside Bund renovation project underway for the upcoming World Expo in Shanghai, China on 27 May 2009.  60 years ago today residents of Shanghai woke up to find communist soldiers sleeping on the streets as the People's Liberation Army drove away the defending Nationalists after 15 days of intense fighting using only light weaponry to minimize collateral damage.
With the historical architecture of the older banks, custom houses, and hotels from Shangh's concession days in the background, a worker drives a tractor through a construction site, a part of the historical riverside Bund renovation project underway for the upcoming World Expo in Shanghai, China on 27 May 2009. 60 years ago today residents of Shanghai woke up to find communist soldiers sleeping on the streets as the People's Liberation Army drove away the defending Nationalists after 15...
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