Southern Turkistan Belonging to Afghanistan
(54 words)

[9] This (region) includes Badakhshan and Tukharistan which lie south of the Oxus River. It also includes Balkh, mention of which has already been made based on other sources. It is not given again (here) because of the similarity of Cornelius Joseph Van Dyck’s account to the others.[9c]

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“Southern Turkistan Belonging to Afghanistan”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 28 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000008>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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