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The monument to the heroes of the Mozambican revolution

Type: Physical memorial
Location: Maputo
Country: Mozambique
Creator: José Forjaz
Dedication year:

Added: 3/19/2014 8:15:39 PM
Updated: 3/19/2014 8:31:39 PM

The monument to Mozambican heroes in Praça dos Heróis Moçambicanos in Maputo was designed by José Forjaz (homepage), who was also a member of the Assembleia Popular, as well as holding cabinet positions.

Source: mozambiquehistory.net that also has a picture of the monument.

Further reading: ‘The work of José Forjaz in Mozambique’, by Denise Denis, from Environmental Design: Journal of the Islamic Environmental Design Research Centre no.1-2 (1988), pages 94-103. PDF for download


POSTED BY JON BRUNBERG ON 3/19/2014 8:15:39 PM

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