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Fri July 11, 2008

7/14/08: The Last Days of Old Beijing

Salt Lake City, UT – As Beijing prepares for the Summer Olympics, the narrow lanes and compact neighborhoods that once defined China's old city are giving away to high-rise apartments and modern shopping centers. Monday on RadioWest, author Michael Meyer joins Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about China's changing urban landscape and the price of progress.

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Additional music from Cui Jian's albums "Rock N Roll on the New Long March" (1998) and "Show Your Colour" (2005)