The Uprising of the People of Kabul Led by Nawwab Muhammad Zaman Khan Because of the Wounding of Sardar Muhammad Akbar Khan
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[179] When Nawwab Muhammad Zaman Khan and the leaders of Kabul learned of the wounding of the sardar, the letter of the shah, and the story of Payandah Khan Kakari, they gathered together in a spirit of remorse and decided to get rid of Shah Shujaʿ who was the protector of the English and the destroyer of Islam. A huge mob then marched against the Bala Hisar. The people living in the citadel consulted with some of the shah’s supporters and concluded that as long as the shah did not have Naʾib A…

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“The Uprising of the People of Kabul Led by Nawwab Muhammad Zaman Khan Because of the Wounding of Sardar Muhammad Akbar Khan”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 15 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000170>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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