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" October issued a minute, in which 'the views and conduct of Dost Muhammad Khan were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied'.1 Burnes was told that his job was merely to go ahead through the Amirs... "
Life of Sir Henry Lawrence - Page 160
by Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - 1873 - 627 pages
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Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - Colonial administrators - 1872
...India. Truly, if men will lean upon a broken reed, they must learn the pang of its running into their hand. On the 26th of June 1838, a tripartite treaty...garrison — the Heratees held out against the Shah of Persia, his army, and his Russian friends, for ten long months. A small military expedition sent...
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Havelock

Archibald Forbes - India - 1890 - 223 pages
...English language," and of which Sir Henry Ed wardes remarked that "the views and conduct of Dost Mahomed were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied." The army intended for the invasion of Afghanistan, as originally constituted, was to consist of about...
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The Earl of Auckland, Volume 18

Lionel James Trotter - Afghanistan - 1893 - 220 pages
...paper in which — to quote from Sir Herbert Edwardes — ' the views and conduct of Dost Muhammad Khan were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied1.' The defence of our ' western frontier ' and the libels on Dost Muhammad were mixed together...
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Biographical Notices of Officers of the Royal (Bengal) Engineers

Engineers - 1900 - 276 pages
...language ; ' and of which Sir H. Edwardes remarked ' that ' the views and conduct of Dost Mohammed Khan were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied.' Sir Henry Rawlinson, who made the subject of Herat the special study of a lifetime, and who is justly...
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The Life of Abdur Rahman, Amir of Afghanistan ...

ʻAbd al-Raḥmān Khān (Amir of Afghanistan) - Afghanistan - 1900
...language '; and Sir Henry Edwardes' not less trenchant comment that 'the views and conduct of Dost Mahomed were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied. ' All men whose experience gave weight to their words opposed this preposterous enterprise.' Mr Elphinstone,...
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Advance Study in the History of Modern India (Volume-2: 1803-1920)

G. S. Chhabra - India - 2005 - 680 pages
...were in fact incorrect. Here, as Sir Herbert Edwardes wrote, ''the views and conduct of Dost Muhammad Khan were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied." On the other hand, the estimate drawn of the capabilities of Shah Shuja was extremely exaggerated....
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