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That however, was never going to stop the development. As might be seen in the photograph above, every little thing – literally every thing – was excavated from around and even under their home. Even the soil went, leaving Yang Wu’s house perched precariously on a mound of earth over the ten-17m deep construction site. Yang and his spouse held out for 2 years within the little house which had been in the family for three generations, (though to be truthful, the original wood structure had been rebuilt in 1993) and which for a while had doubled up as a common retailer and a small cafe. But then water … Read More