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   December 2004

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Postcard Thumbnail (see caption) Sign of the Times

Globetrotting journalist Lowell Thomas and his team decided to ignore a roadside warning while traveling through 1922 Afghanistan, where robbery and murder were a very real threat.

Photograph by Harry A. Chase
From "Flashback," National Geographic magazine, December 2004

Postcard Thumbnail (see caption) Shall We Dance?

An elephant's massive legs, largest on Earth, and the slender limbs of a mahout make unlikely partners in this underwater ballet.

Photograph by David Doubilet
From "Final Edit," National Geographic magazine, December 2004

Postcard Thumbnail (see caption) Stormy Borders

Thunderstorms veil the last light of day as they roll across the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Photograph by Reza
From "On bin Laden's Trail," National Geographic magazine, December 2004


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