Reprimanding Shah Murad Bi, the Sovereign of Bukhara
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[41] During the events already recorded, Shah Murad Bi took advantage of the fact that His Highness Timur Shah was entangled in the Punjab and Sind and made Afghan Khurasan and Turkistan his field of operations. He raided and looted those regions, creating a good deal of turmoil. His Highness Timur Shah turned a blind eye to his activities, trusting ultimately to the fact that they were both of the same religion, and continued to devote himself to other matters. But when he marched against Bahawulpur, Shah Murad Bi raised an army to invade Khurasan again. He occupied …

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“Reprimanding Shah Murad Bi, the Sovereign of Bukhara”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000038>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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