The Rebellion of Yalangtush Khan Jamshidi and the Murder of Hajji Firuz al-Din
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[114] In these days, Yalangtush Khan Jamshidi and Muhammad Khan Qaraʾi, who at times had been allies of the government at Herat—as has been noted here and there in the preceding pages—developed secret ties to the ruler of Khwarazm, Allah Quli Turah while (still) nominally subject to the (Iranian) government of Khurasan. Yalangtush Khan eventually entered the Khwarzmian ruler’s service and became the commander of the border with Turkistan. Later, he incited the Sariq Turkmens to raid the distric…

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“The Rebellion of Yalangtush Khan Jamshidi and the Murder of Hajji Firuz al-Din”, 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_000125>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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