Monument to the People’s Heroes (Rénmín Yīngxióng Jìniànbēi 人民英雄紀念碑)

Ronald G. KNAPP

Monument to the People’s Hero. The monument was designed by renowned architect Liang Sicheng in collaboration with his wife, Lin Huiyin, who debated with others whether the monument should be a pagoda or a pavilion. The consensus was to construct an imposing spire in the tradition of a stone memorial stele. PHOTO BY BERKSHIRE PUBLISHING

The Monument to the People’s Heroes is dedicated to those who helped transform post-Imperialist China…..

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