His Highness Timur Shah Marches on Kashmir in Person, the Suppression of Azad Khan’s Insurrection, and the Outcome of the Whole Affair
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[42c] When the shah learned of the collapse of his force, he himself left for Peshawar at the head of a large army. From there he sent Sardar Madad Khan Ishaqzaʾi with a number of other sardars on to Kashmir leading a sizeable contingent to root out Azad Khan’s rebellion. This force crossed the Attock and camped near Kashmir. Azad Khan actively resisted and the advance parties of both sides fought skirmishes. Eventually, however, Madad Khan managed to induce several of Azad Khan’s supporters su…

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“His Highness Timur Shah Marches on Kashmir in Person, the Suppression of Azad Khan’s Insurrection, and the Outcome of the Whole Affair”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 26 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000040>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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