The Third Campaign of Ahmad Shah against Lahore and the Tributary Status of Mir Manu
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1 [13c] In 1162/1749, the intention of world conquest once again encompassed the heart of Ahmad Shah. He raised his banners at Kabul for Lahore, engaged in a brief struggle with Mir Manu Muʿin al-mulk and then negotiated a peaceful settlement. Ahmad Shah was content to receive the lands which Nadir Shah had occupied. The revenues of the four regions of Siyalkut, Gujrat, Awrangabad, and Barsarya (Parsarya) Amritsar became tribute and were made the sworn responsibility of Mir Manu who was to submi…

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“The Third Campaign of Ahmad Shah against Lahore and the Tributary Status of Mir Manu”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 28 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000014>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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