Shayr Muhammad Khan “Ashraf al-Wuzara,” Is Sent to Baluchistan with Orders to Deliver a Stern Warning to Prince Humayun
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[47c] When His Highness Shah Zaman reached Kabul, he learned from the reports of intelligence agents in Baluchistan that Nasir Khan Baluch had died and that his nephew had a burning ambition to make himself chief by exiling Mahmud Khan, Nasir Khan’s young son and only child. He also had encouraged Prince Humayun, telling him, “You deserve the throne. You ought to gather the Durrani tribes and try to capture Qandahar.” When he heard this, Shah Zaman immediately dispatched the Ashraf al-Wuzara Ha…

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“Shayr Muhammad Khan “Ashraf al-Wuzara,” Is Sent to Baluchistan with Orders to Deliver a Stern Warning to Prince Humayun”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 19 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000047>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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