His Highness Shah Zaman’s Reign
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[45c] When the amirs (of the court)—including Qazi Fayz Allah Khan Dawlatshahi, Sardar Payandah Khan “Sar Faraz Khan” Barakzaʾi, Nur Muhammad Khan “Amin al-Mulk” Baburi, Mulla ʿAbd al-Ghaffar Khan “Jadid al-Islam,” Fath Allah Khan Saduzaʾi Multani, Akhtar Muhammad Khan Nurzaʾi, Amin Aslan Khan Jawanshayr, Jaʿfar Khan Qizilbash, and others—learned of His Highness Timur Shah’s death, they agreed to keep it secret until all notables, court figures, and army leaders could be summoned. When all were present they announced the shah’s passing. They…

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“His Highness Shah Zaman’s Reign”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 26 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000043>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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