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By M. Hassan Kakar

ISBN-10: 9004151850

ISBN-13: 9789004151857

ISBN-10: 9047409833

ISBN-13: 9789047409830

This political and diplomatic historical past of past due nineteenth-century Afghanistan and its significant ethnic teams lays naked how the floor used to be laid for the emergence of Afghanistan as a geographical region in addition to for the implementation of schemes of modernization.

It describes how Amir Sher ‘Ali Khan and, extra absolutely, Amir ‘Abd al-Rahman Khan for the 1st time consolidated the authority of the principal govt on the rate of the conventional self reliant neighborhood magnates, and hence controlled to prepare a centralized monarchical country and expand its direct rule thoughout Afghanistan.

They did so within the days of what has turn into often called the nice video game for the mastery of relevant Asian states. even though the nice online game ended in the aid of Afghanistan in measurement, it additionally ended in the transparent demarcation of its obstacles in line with foreign agreements.

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However, Amir Sher 'Ali Khan charged that “. . ” Afghani had entered Herat in 1866, and since October 1867 had lodged at the Bala Hissar in Kabul. ” Apparently, he also intended to advise the new amir to follow a similar line. ”15 Second and more importantly, early in 1869 the amir visited India officially, and held meetings in Ambala with the governor-general and viceroy, Lord Mayo, who received him well, but did not share his fear of Russia. However, he granted him weapons, and the latter, in addition, brought back with him “.

108. , 112. Ibid. , 160. CHAPTER TWO THE BRITISH AFGHAN WAR AND THE ACCESSION OF AMIR 'ABD AL-RAHMAN KHAN Prelude to War After Lord Edward Robert L. B. Lytton assumed power as governor-general and viceroy in India, in 1876, Indo-Afghan relations worsened. Lord Lytton came to India with explicit instructions to deal with Afghanistan in line with the aims of the ‘Forward Policy’ that will soon be described. ”1 This subject has been described in Chapter Ten. In order to obviate the assumed Russian advance on India via Afghanistan, Lord Lytton formulated a policy the purpose of which was to establish actual control over Afghanistan.

However, Amir Sher 'Ali Khan charged that “. . ” Afghani had entered Herat in 1866, and since October 1867 had lodged at the Bala Hissar in Kabul. ” Apparently, he also intended to advise the new amir to follow a similar line. ”15 Second and more importantly, early in 1869 the amir visited India officially, and held meetings in Ambala with the governor-general and viceroy, Lord Mayo, who received him well, but did not share his fear of Russia. However, he granted him weapons, and the latter, in addition, brought back with him “.

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