The Amir-i Kabir’s Escape from Bukhara to Qataghan and Tashqurghan and Related Events
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[157] Because the Amir-i Kabir, as has been related above, was living in such hardship in Bukhara, after some time and by various means he obtained permission from the amir of Bukhara to send his young sons—Sardar Muhammad Aʿzam Khan and Sardar Shayr ʿAli Khan—with other young princes like Sardar Wali Muhammad Khan, Sardar Muhammad Sharif Khan, and Sardar Muhammad Amin Khan to their mothers in Tashqurghan and to Sardar Muhammad Akram Khan who was also there. In addition, he gave orders for them…

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“The Amir-i Kabir’s Escape from Bukhara to Qataghan and Tashqurghan and Related Events”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 18 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000156>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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