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Introduction
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[99] Coverage of events of the reign of Amir ʿAbd al-Rahman Khan (His Majesty) after the first days of Rabiʿ al-Sani 1314/the second week of September 1896 is drawn from the version of the Sirāj al-tawārīkh represented by National Archives catalog no. 95/25. Part of that manuscript, or something closely resembling it, was published in Iran in the 1990s, though no date appears on the work, at the Ismaʿiliyan Press by the Urgan Nashriyati Sayyid Jamal al-Din Husayni (Habl Allah). It has a preface signed by the same name and a forew…

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“Introduction”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 06 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000237>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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