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Chronicle of `Abdu'l-Ahad Zanjani

AuthorAqa Abdu'l-Ahad Zanjani
Title of item
Chronicle of `Abdu'l-Ahad Zanjani
Subtitle of item
Personal Reminiscences of the Insurrection at Zanjan
Parent publication   Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
Editor, translator, etc.  
E.G. Browne, trans
Date of this edition 1897
Language of first ed. Persian
Permission public domain
Typed 2000 by Alison Marshall
Posted 2000 by Jonah Winters
Formatted 2000 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Historical documents and Published Articles
Abstract Translation of an account of the Babi struggle at Zanjan in 1850, as recollected by an aged eyewitness who had been a child at the time; an important source for early Babi history.
Notes See also Persian text, online at the H-Bahá'í site.

See also Browne's Remarks on the Azalis of Cyprus.

Online version is exact replica of original, save underdots represented as underline; Persian text transcribed (by Juan Cole) and bracketed; footnotes included in the body of the text.

Tags Abdul-Ahad Zanjani; Bahai history; Chronicles; Iran; Persecution; Persecution, Iran; Persecution, Other; Upheavals; Zanjan upheaval
Locations Zanjan; Iran (documents)
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