The Adventures of His Highness Shah Zaman from 1212/1797–98 until the End of His Reign
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[57c] When Prince Mahmud fled Herat and took refuge in the mountains, he saw no prospect of recovering his fortunes and so made his way to Mashhad. His Highness Shah Zaman meantime, in accordance with the promise he had made to Nawwab Ghulam Muhammad Khan with respect to the return of his territory and the restoration of his governorship of Rampur, on the fourteenth of Shaʿban 1212/1 February 1798 departed Kabul to punish Mahabat Singh and other Sikhs and headed for Lahore by way of Peshawar. When Mahabat Singh, who ha…

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“The Adventures of His Highness Shah Zaman from 1212/1797–98 until the End of His Reign”, 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_000058>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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