A messenger leapt from his rearing horse

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Outposts of the Empire: A Skirmish in the Foothills. A messenger leapt from his rearing horse to warn the governor of Zurabad that rebels were active in the foothills… and Alexander Stephen (Second Secretary of the British Legation in Persia) was heading with a small party straight towards them. Original artwork from Look and Learn no. 590 (5 May 1973).

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