Andersen, Hendrick Christian [Hrsg.]; Hébrard, Ernest M.   [Hrsg.]
Creation of a world centre of communication — Paris, 1913

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CREATION OF A WORLD-CENTRE.

Opposite the grand entrance is a monumental Tribune of Honour in the shape
of a semicircular niche 50 metres high by 40 wide. Numerous large doors

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STADIUM. — ELEVATION AND GROUND PLAN OF THE TRIBUNE OF HONOUR

surrounding the building permit of rapid exit. The whole structure is capable
of seating between three and four hundred thousand people. In the centre of
this vast open space, athletes of all descriptions may compete with one ano-
ther, display to the full the excellences of their national characteristics, intro-
duce their national games and, in competition, show to the world the height
of physical achievement, thus enabling them to compare their strength and
physical development and form world-standards. The whole interior of the
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