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Kabul under siege : Fayz Muhammad's account of the 1929 Uprising

Author: Fayz̤ Muḥammad Kātib Hazārah; R D McChesney
Publisher: Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, ©1999.
Series: Princeton series on the Middle East.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In January 1929, the reigning monarch of Afghanistan, Amir Aman Allah Khan, was driven from his capital by a former soldier turned outlaw. The uprising was a response to the ruler's attempts to modernize the tribal culture of Afghanistan. Kabul was of considerable symbolic importance, and its loss sounded the death knell to the king's power and his reforms. This is an account of the nine-month rule of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Muḥammad, Fayz̤, -1931.
Kabul under siege.
Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, ©1999
(OCoLC)607155309
Online version:
Muḥammad, Fayz̤, -1931.
Kabul under siege.
Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, ©1999
(OCoLC)607876142
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fayz̤ Muḥammad Kātib Hazārah; R D McChesney
ISBN: 1558761543 9781558761544 1558761551 9781558761551
OCLC Number: 39339484
Description: xii, 308 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Fayz Muhammad: His Life and Works --
Fayz Muhammad's Journal/Narrative of the 1929 Putsch --
Pt. 1. The Tajiks Take Kabul. The Background of Habib Allah, "the Watercarrier's Boy" The First Tajik Assault on Kabul. The Second Tajik Assault, the Abdication of Aman Allah, and the Three-Day Amirate of Inayat Allah Khan. Habib Allah Takes Full Possession of the Capital --
Pt. 2. The Tajiks Consolidate and Resistance Grows. Ali Ahmad Khan Luynab's Amirate in the East. The Tajik Administration in Kabul. Evacuation of Foreigners. Demonstrations of Support for Aman Allah in Kabul. Habib Allah's Struggle to Extend His Control and Defend Kabul. The Kabul-Qandahar Routes. The Capture of Qandahar and Its Aftermath. The Final Chapter for Ali Ahmad Luynab. The Logar Valley. The Arrival of Nadir Khan in the Logar Valley. The Tagab Front. The Ghurband Front. The Situation in Kabul to the Beginning of June. Confiscations, Requisitions, and Price Controls. Assassination Plots. Sexual Improprieties. Religious Deviation --
Pt. 3. Habib Allah and the Hazarahs. The Second Mission to the Hazarahjat. The Third Delegation to the Hazarahjat. Fighting between Hazarahs and Tajiks Continues. Executions in Kabul and Divisions in Hazarah Ranks --
Pt. 4. Nadir Khan Fades Away and the Hazarahs Negotiate. Musahiban Activity in the Eastern and Southern Provinces. The Independence Day Celebrations. The End of Resistance in Tagab. The Hazarahs Make Their Peace with the Tajiks.
Series Title: Princeton series on the Middle East.
Other Titles: Kitāb-i taz̲akkur-i inqilāb.
Responsibility: translated, abridged, re-worked, and annotated by R.D. McChesney.

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An account of the 1929 uprising in Kabul. During the occupation Fayz Muhammad, a Kabul resident and historian, kept a detailed journal, which forms the basis of this book. It covers the occupiers'  Read more...

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