Mir ʿAlam Khan’s Dispute with Muhammad Aʿzam Khan and Shah Mahmud’s Coming to Qandahar as a Consequence
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[78c] During these events, hostilities developed between Mir ʿAlam Khan and Muhammad Aʿzam Khan, the former conspiring with the supporters of Shah Mahmud to bring him and Wazir Fath Khan to Qandahar. Prince Muhammad Yusuf and Muhammad Aʿzam Khan consequently abandoned the city, and went to Peshawar through the Derajat where they explained to the shah how the situation had come about. One day, Muhammad Aʿzam Khan, alone in his house doing something or other, closed the front gate, stationed a do…

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“Mir ʿAlam Khan’s Dispute with Muhammad Aʿzam Khan and Shah Mahmud’s Coming to Qandahar as a Consequence”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 30 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000083>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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