Sardar Muhammad ʿAzim Khan’s Campaign to Sind at the Request of the Mirs There Who Did Not Recognize the Treaty
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[103c] When all of Afghanistan except Herat had come under the authority of Wazir Fath Khan’s brothers, Sardar Muhammad ʿAzim Khan, the next eldest to the wazir, handed Kashmir and Peshawar over to two of his brothers, brought Shah Ayyub, whom he had put on the throne, to Kabul, imprisoned him, and then put the latter’s son, Prince Muhammad Ismaʿil, to death. He gave Sardar Dust Muhammad Khan an artillery salute and the government of Ghaznin as reward for his defeating Shah Mahmud and occupying Kabul.

Meanwhile, letters from certain mirs in Sind reached Sardar Muhammad ʿAzim Kha…

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“Sardar Muhammad ʿAzim Khan’s Campaign to Sind at the Request of the Mirs There Who Did Not Recognize the Treaty”, 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_000113>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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