Ismaʿil Khan Damghani Leads an Army Against Herat
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[88c] During these preceding events, a number of prominent leaders of Khurasan had become disaffected with Muhammad Wali Mirza, the governor of Mashhad. Ibrahim Khan Hazarah was pleased by the growing antagonism of those people towards the prince at the time he was in residence at the village of Abdalabad in Jam. He had cordial relations with Hajji Firuz al-Din and now encouraged him to undertake the conquest of Ghuriyan. Hajji Firuz al-Din sent his son, Prince Malik Qasim, with Hajji Aqa Khan …

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“Ismaʿil Khan Damghani Leads an Army Against Herat”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 22 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000096>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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