The toppling of statues and monuments during times of political upheaval has been a well-documented act in eastern and central european history. among the cathartic gestures following the fall of communism in 1989, many of budapest's granite and stone giants were swiftly uprooted and later carted off to a field 30 minutes away from central budapest that has become a sculpture park for the scorned monuments.
posted: 4/19/2014 5:30 AM
Tracing communist history in Budapest's landscape
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