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Events of Safar 1318 A.H. / 31 May–28 June 1900 A.D.
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Crop Failure, Inflation in India, and the Strict Prohibition on Exporting Grain from Afghanistan

[446c] Meanwhile, drought and crop failure occurred this year in India and day by day prices for staples rose.clvii The people of that country [447] suffered from the plague of rising prices and took their plaints and lamen…

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“Events of Safar 1318 A.H. / 31 May–28 June 1900 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000312>
First published online: 2016

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