Events of 1269/October 1852–October 1853
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[213c] This year the governor of Qandahar, Sardar Kuhandil Khan, irritated by the fact that Sardar Shayr ʿAli Khan had punished the Tukhi and Hutaki of Qalat—Qalat being the boundary separating the jurisdictions of Qandahar and Ghaznin—had made off with their taxes, concluded a pact with the Amir-i Kabir, and showed an interest in intervening in Qandahar and ultimately taking control of it, (because of all this) (Sardar Kuhan…

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“Events of 1269/October 1852–October 1853”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000190>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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