Afghans ruled Iran for the most of 17 century starting with the defeat of Azeri Turk Saffavids in 1722 in Isfahan.
Mir-Wais from Pashtoon Ghizali tribe considered himself as the inheritor of Persian Empire when Azeri turks rule were defeated in Iran by Afghans and shifted back the power balance to Persian forces such as the "Zand Lor dynasty" in Fars province.
Published/distributed: London : Printed for W. Mears ... and J. Roberts ..., 1724.
Physical description: 4 p. l., 196 p. front. (port.) 14 cm.
Notes: Signatures: A⁴, B-I¹�, K².
Title within double line border....: Bound in calf; frontispiece mounted.
Subject(s): Muhammad Mīr Wais.
Record ID: 2740023
Collection: UCLA Libraries and Collections
Location: Clark Library (closed until Oct. 2)
Call Number: DS293.3 .P46 *