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Images Dated 27th December 2004

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China, Beijing, The Forbidden City, Palace Museum Featured 27 Dec 2004 Print

China, Beijing, The Forbidden City, Palace Museum

December-2004, The Forbidden City was the Chinese imperial palace from the mid-Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. It is located in the middle of Beijing, China and now houses the Palace Museum. For almost five centuries, it served as the home of the Emperor and his household, and the ceremonial and political centre of Chinese government., Built from 1406 to 1420, the complex consists of 980 surviving buildings with 8, 707 bays of rooms and covers 720, 000 square meters. The palace complex exemplifies traditional Chinese palatial architecture, and has influenced cultural and architectural developments in East Asia and elsewhere. The Forbidden City was declared a World Heritage Site in 1987, and is listed by UNESCO as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world

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HMS Habbakuk with HMS Indefatigable, 1946 Featured 27 Dec 2004 Print

HMS Habbakuk with HMS Indefatigable, 1946

Illustration showing the top secret design for HMS Habbakuk (centre), a giant aircraft-carrier built of ice and wood pulp, which was proposed as a secret weapon in the Second World War. This project was put forward by Geoffrey Pyke in 1942, but was never built as the practicalities involved were too much for the British war effort. The Habbakuk is shown next to HMS Indefatigable (right), a large British aircraft-carrier built of conventional materials

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Shell-fire hitting a Battleship, Second World War, 1941 Featured 27 Dec 2004 Print

Shell-fire hitting a Battleship, Second World War, 1941

Illustration showing how a steeply plunging shell, dropping almost vertically from very long range, might penetrate a gun turret and explode the cordite magazine. This image was published in 1941 in an article entitled How the battle-cruiser Hood met her end

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