Events of 1283/May 1866–May 1867 and the Accession of Amir Muhammad Afzal Khan to the Throne of the Amirate
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1 [289c] When all the victory-betokened sardars were ensconced in the Bala Hisar, preparations were made for the enthronement of His Highness Amir Muhammad Afzal Khan. On a Friday early in Muharram 1283/mid-May 1866, they seated him on the amirate throne. The notables and dignitaries of the cit…

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“Events of 1283/May 1866–May 1867 and the Accession of Amir Muhammad Afzal Khan to the Throne of the Amirate”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 19 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000204>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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