The Rebellion of Prince Humayun, Governor (Wālī) of Qandahar, and His Highness Shah Zaman’s Campaign There
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[46c] When Shah Zaman had finished putting the affairs of Kabul in order he issued a manshur-proclamation to Prince Humayun, the wali of Qandahar, in which he told him to acknowledge his sovereignty and fasten the belt of obedience around the waist of submission. In reply, the prince wrote that Qandahar had been conferred on him by his father, the king. Moreover, by virtue of the fact that he was older than the shah, he was the one, according to the rules of inheritance, who should be wearer of…

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“The Rebellion of Prince Humayun, Governor (Wālī) of Qandahar, and His Highness Shah Zaman’s Campaign There”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 23 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000045>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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