Notes on the Geography of China: Chongqing: Photo 1
Chongqing's spectacular rise in the 20th century began in the late 1930s, when the Kuomintang government made it their capital. Here's a Kuomintang VIP guesthouse, now a museum attracting visitors because during World War II it was the residence of General Joseph Stilwell. His office looked out the window on the left.
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