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Prince Hasan ʿAli Shah Mirza “Shujaʿ al-Saltanah” Marches Against Herat
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[91c] Prince Hasan ʿAli Mirza’s sense of patriotic honor had been affronted by Hajji Firuz al-Din’s incursion into Ghuriyan and Jam which was discussed above and so on Tuesday, the twenty-sixth of Jumada al-Sani 1232/13 April 1817, he left Mashhad for Herat with a well-equipped force and punished the rebel Qaraʾi and Hazarahs who would not bend the neck of obedience. When he got to Turbat-i Shaykh Jam, Hajji Firuz al-Din’s envoy, ʿAta Muhammad Khan, came to the prince and gave him the message t…

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“Prince Hasan ʿAli Shah Mirza “Shujaʿ al-Saltanah” Marches Against Herat”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 29 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000099>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219

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