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Catch up on the ancient olympics with archaeology while the torch is carried around the explore cultural heritage in beijing photo essay by eti bonn- muller. Performers wait for the 2008 beijing olympic torch relay at the badaling section of the great wall on the outskirts of beijing aug 7, 2008 photo. Final preparations for the 2008 summer olympics are in full swing in beijing this includes completing hundreds of construction projects,.
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