National Geographic : 1938 Feb
Photograph by Gilbert Grosvenor ADVANCING JAPANESE SCOUTS GLIMPSED NANKING FROM THIS VANTAGE POINT ON THE SUN YAT-SEN MEMORIAL From the impressive terrace of the tomb, the entire countryside lies revealed. In the distance is the walledcapital and, on the other side ofit,the Yangtze. Nipponese soldiers, early in December, first came into the grounds in their march to the city. The superb settingand majestic plan make this memorial oneofthe most inspiring architectural achievements of all time.