agha mohammad khan qajar

  1. Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar isn't assassinated?

    Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar was the first member of the Qajar dynasty to rule Iran, reunifying a country which had been torn apart by countless civil wars ever since the death of Karim Khan Zand in 1779. A brilliant but brutal conqueror, he reasserted Iranian authority over northern Azerbaijan and...
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    Valerian Zubov Ignores Tsar Paul I for Persia

    During the Persian Expedition of 1796, when the Russians were coming closer and closer to Persia to face Agha Mohammad Khan for his slaughter in Georgia, Catherine II died, and Tsar Paul, who needed the soldiers in Europe, wanted the peaceful Caucasus, and saw the overarching failures of the...
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    The Franco-Persian Alliance of 1795 And the great Napoleonic Eastern Plot

    In 1795, Napoleon sent two French delegates to go to Persia for a diplomatic mission. They had some significance in the Persian court. They gave advice to the Persians to help the agenda of France. One was to consolidate the Khan's position into Georgia as a way to set up a base for easier...
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    The Persian Poke Against the Russian Yoke (Battle of Ashoorzadeh Island 1781)

    During the wars of Iranian Unification, the world looked at awe on the fragmentation of the Iranian plateau. Agha Mohammad Khan was the main center of the unification effort, taking land after land, and every battle, putting military experience under his belt. The Russians under Catherine The...
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    AHC Catherine's Plan To Bring Persia Into the Fold of the Tsar

    Russian Tsars have a habit of coming up with ambitious plans that would shake the world. Tsar Paul Came up with a plan during the Napoleonic wars to send tens of thousands of French and Russian troops to British India, Alexander I had plans to bring Sweden into a Client Status with the Russian...
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    Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar Not Assassinated

    What if Agha Mohammad, the Great Qajar Conquerer was not assassinated in 1797? They say he was assassinated because on his way to combat the Russians in Georgia for a third campaign when he realized no Russian aid would come. As he was trying to sleep before continuing the campaign, two...
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