• J. Scott Keltie
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Mahomed All Shah, born June 21, 1872 (14th Rabî es sânî 1289), succeeded his father, Muzaffar-ed-dîn, January 8, 1907.


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Statistical and other Books of Reference concerning Persia

1. Official Publications

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