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Events of Rabiʿ al-Awwal and Rabiʿ al-Akhir 1330 A.H. / 19 February–17 April 1912 A.D.
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[1287c] During the times that have been recounted, Mahmud Beg Tarzi, managing editor of the newspaper Sirāj al-akhbār, which had recently come to be published under his direction, [1288] had in his possession volumes one and two of this book. As mentioned earlier,1 in Qandahar His Majesty had ordered it copied and sent to him while he was on his felicity-marked tour of the far corners of the country. By mounted courier it reached him in Herat, and at night during his trip he scrutinized it from cover to cover and with his own pen cros…

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“Events of Rabiʿ al-Awwal and Rabiʿ al-Akhir 1330 A.H. / 19 February–17 April 1912 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 10 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000458>
First published online: 2016



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