The English Prepare to Seek Peace and Their Request for a New Treaty
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[173c] After this alarming turn of events, the leaders of the English army sent a message from the cantonment to those whom Sardar Muhammad Akbar Khan had in custody and asked the cause of the disaster. Sardar Muhammad Akbar Khan learned of the letter and immediately sent Sardar Sultan Ahmad Khan and several worthies to the lieutenant (Eyre) and John Conolly who were in the city and told them that they should tell the English messenger exactly what happened, in the presence of this Afghan deleg…

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“The English Prepare to Seek Peace and Their Request for a New Treaty”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 23 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000167>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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