I. Primary Materials


A. Public Documents

Aitchison, C. U., ed. A Collection of Treaties, Engagements and Sunnuds Relating to India and Neighboring Countries. Calcutta: Government Printing, 1865.

Great Britain. Foreign Office. Correspondence Relating to Persia and Afghanistan. London: J. Harrison and Son, 1839.


B. Contemporary Journals and Accounts

Abbott, James. Narrative of a Journey from Heraut to Khiva, Moscow and St. Petersburgh. London, 1843.

Abd al-Razzak Ibn Najaf Kuli. The Dynasty of the Kajars. London: J. Bohn, 1833.

Burnes, Alexander. Cabool; a Personal Narrative. London: J. Murray, 1842.

Conolly, Aurthur. "Extracts from Demi-Official Reports on a Mission to Khorassan," Journal of the Royal Asian Society of Bengal, X, 109 (1841), 116-129.

__________ Journey to the North of India Overland from England Through Russia, Persia, and Affghaunistaun. London: Richard Bently, 1838.

Elphinstone, Mountstuart. Account of the Kingdom of Caubul and its Dependencies in Persia, Tartary, and India. London: Longman etc., 1815.

Fraser, James B. Narrative of a Journey into Khorasan in the Years 1821 and 1822. London: Longman etc., 1825.


II. Secondary Materials


A. Books

Algar, Hamid. Religion and the State in Iran 1785-1906; The Role of the Ulama in the Qajiar Period. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, 1969.

Allen, William E. Caucasian Battlefields; A History of the Wars on the Turco-Caucasian Border 1828-1921. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1953.

Allworth, Edward, ed. Central Asia. A Century of Russian Rule. New York: Columbia University Press, 1967.

Baddeley, John F. The Russian Conquest of the Caucasus. New York: Russell & Russell, 1908.

Bartlett, Christopher J., ed. Britain Pre-eminent: Studies of British World Influence in the Nineteenth Century. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1969.

Bearce, George D. British Attitudes Towards India 1784-1858. Oxford: University Press, 1961.

Browne, Edward G. A Literary History of Persia. 4 vols. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1951-53.

Caroe, Sir Olaf. The Pathans 550 B.C. - A.D. 1957. London: Macmillan, 1958.

Chavda, V. K. India, Britain, Russia; A Study in British Opinion 1838- 1878. Delhi: Sterling Publishers, 1967.

Curtiss, John S. The Russian Army under Nicholas I, 1825-1855. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University, 1965.

Curzon, George N. Russia in Central Asia in 1889 and the Anglo Russian Question. London, 1889.

Diver, Katherine M. The Hero of Herat: Major Eldred Pottinger. London: J. Murray, 1924.

Dodwell, Henry H. The Founder of Modern Egypt, A Study of Mohammed Ali. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1931.

Druhe, David N. Russo-Indian Relations, 1446-1917. New York: Vantage Press, 1970.

English, Barbara. The War for a Persian Lady. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971.

Entner, Marvin L. Russo-Persian Commercial Relations 1828-1914. Gainesville, Florida: University of Florida, 1965.

Hasan-e-Fasai. History of Persia under Qajar Rule, trans., Heribert Busse. New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1972.

Ferrier, Joseph P. History of the Afghans. London: J. Murray, 1858.

Fletcher, Arnold. Afghanistan, Highway of Conquest. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University, 1965.

Fraser-Tyler, W. K. Afghanistan. London: Oxford University, 1950.

Gleason, John H. The Genesis of Russophobia in Great Britain. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1950.

Gregorian, Vartan. The Emergence of Modern Afghanistan. Stanford, California: Stanford University, 1969.

Habberton, William. Anglo-Russian Relations Concerning Afghanistan 1837-1907. Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois, 1937.

Hambly, Gavin, ed. Central Asia. New York: Delacorte Press, 1969.

Hasrat, Bikrama Jit. Anglo-Sikh Relations, 1799-1849; A Reappraisal of the Rise and Fall of the Sikhs. Hoshiazpur, India: Local Stockists vv Research Institute Book Agency, 1968.

Holt, P. M., Ann K. S. Lambton, and Bernard Lewis, eds. The Central Islamic Lands. Vol. I, The Cambridge History of Islam. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1970.

Hurewitz, Jacob C. Diplomacy in the Near and Middle East: A Documentary Record 1535-1914. Princeton, New Jersey: VanNostrand, 1956.

Huttenback. Robert A. British Relations with Sind 1799-1843; An Anatomy of Imperialism. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, 1962.

Imlah, A. H. Economic Elements of the Pax Brittanica. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1958.

India. Army Headquarters. Division of the Chief of Staff. Military Report on Afghanistan. Simla: Government Printing, 1906.

Kaye, John W. History of the War in Afghanistan. 3 vols. London: W. H. Allen and Co., 1878.

Kelly, John B. Britain and the Persian Gulf 1795-1880. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1968.

Lambton, Ann K. S. Landlord and Peasant in Persia. Oxford: University Press, 1953.

Lang, David M. The Last Years of the Georgian Monarchy 1658-1837. New York: Columbia University, 1957.

Lederer, Ivo J., ed. Russian Foreign Policy. New Haven: Yale University, 1962.

Lockhart, Lawrence. The Fall of the Safavi Dynasty and the Afghan Occupation of Persia. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1950.

_________ Nadir Shah. A Critical Study Based Mainly on Contemporary Sources. London: Luzac and Co., 1938.

Malcolm, Sir John. The History of Persia from the Most Early Period to the Present Time. London: J. Murray, 1815.

McKay, D. C., ed. Essays in the History of Modern Europe. New York: Harper and Bros., 1936.

Macrory, Patrick. Signal Catastrophe: The Story of the Disasterous Retreat from Kabul 1842. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1966.

Majumdar, R. C., ed. An Advanced History of India. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1967.

Majumdar, R. C., et al., eds. British Paramountcy and Indian Renaissance. Vol. VI, The History and Culture of the Indian People. Bombay.

Minorsky, V., trans. Tadhkirat al-Mulk, a Manual of Safavid Administration, Translated and Explained. Cambridge, England: Luzac and Co., 1943.

Mitchell, John. Thoughts on Tactics and Military Organization Together with an Inquiry into the Power and Position of Russia. London: Longman etc., 1838.

Moseley, Philip E. Russian Diplomacy and the Opening of the Eastern Question. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1934.

Norris, James A. The First Afghan War 1838-1842. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1967.

Parker, W. H. An Historical Geography of Russia. London: University of London, 1968.

Pierce, Richard A. Russian Central Asia 1867-1917. Berkeley: University of California, 1960.

Pintner, Walter M. Russian Economic Policy Under Nicholas I. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University, 1967.

Puryear, V. J. International Economics and Diplomacy in the Near East. London: Oxford University, 1935.

Ramazani, Rouhollah K. The Foreign Policy of Iran; A Developing Nation in World Affairs. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1966.

Rawlinson, H. C. England and Russia in the East. London: J. Murray, 1875.

Riasanovsky, Nicholas V. Nicholas I and Official Nationality in Russia 1825-1855. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, 1959.

Seton-Watson, Hugh. The Russian Empire 1801-1917. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

Singh, Ganda. Ahmad Shah Durrani, Father of Modern Afghanistan. Bombay: Asia Publishing House, 1959.

Singh, Kushwant. A History of the Sikhs. 2 vols. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1966.

Singhal, D. P. India and Afghanistan: 1876-1907. A Study in Diplomatic Relations. St. Lucia, Australia: University of Queensland, 1963.

Sumner, B. H. Russia and the Balkans 1870-1880. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1937.

Swinson, Aurthur. Northwest Frontier: People and Events 1839-1947. New York: Praeger, 1967.

Sykes, Sir Percy. A History of Persia. 2 vols. London: Macmillan, 1915.

Thornton, Edward. A Gazeteer of the Countries Adjacent to India on the Northwest; Including Sinde, Afghanistan, Beloochistan, the Punjab, and the Neighboring States. 2 vols. London: W. H. Allen and Co. 1844.

Thomson, David. Europe Since Napoleon. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1962.

Ward, A. W. and G. P. Gooch. Cambridge History of British Foreign Policy. Cambridge, England: University Press, 1939.

Watson, Robert G. A History of Persia from the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century to the Year 1858. London: Smith and Elder, 1866.

Webster, Sir Charles K. The Foreign Policy of Palmerston 1830-1841; Britain, The Liberal Movement, and the Eastern Question. New York: Humanities Press, 1969.

Wesson, Robert G. The Imperial Order. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, 1967.

Wheeler, Geoffrey. The Modern History of Soviet Central Asia. New York: Praeger, 1964.


B. Periodicals

Alder, G. J. "Britain and the Defense of India--The Origins of the Problem 1798-1815," Journal of Asian History, VI, 1 (1972), 14-44

Bailey, F. E. "The Economics of British Foreign Policy 1825-50," Journal of Modern History, XII (1940), 449-84.

Bolsover, G. H. "Nicholas I and the Partition of Turkey," Slavonic Review, XXVII (1948), 116-21.

Chaudhuri, K. N. "India's Foreign Trade and the Cessation of the East India Company's Trading Activities, 1828-40," The Economic History Review, XIX, 2 (August, 1966), 345-363.

Crawley, C. W. "Anglo Russian Relations 1815-40," Cambridge Historical Journal, III (1929), 47-73.

Gaibraith, John S. "The Turbulent Frontier as a Factor in British Expansion," Comparative Studies in Society and History, II (1960), 150-68.

Gallagher, J. and Robinson, R. "The Imperialism of Free Trade," The Economic History Review, Second Series, VI (August, 1953) 1-15

Gupta, Hari Ram. "Afghanistan at Shah Zaman's Accession 1793," Indian Historical Records Commission Proceedings, XVIII (1942).

__________ "Timur Shah's Army in 1793," Journal of Indian History, XX (1941), 100-104.

Hambly, Gavin. "Aqa Mohammed Khan and the Establishment of the Qajar Dynasty," Journal of the Royal Central Asian Society, I, Part 1 (April, 1963), 161-174.

__________ "An Introduction to the Economic Organization of Early Qajar Iran," Iran, II (1964), 69-81.

Kerner, Robert J. "Russia's New Policy in the Near East After the Peace of Adrianople," Cambridge Historical Journal. V (1937), 280-90.

Lambton, Ann K. S. "Persian Society under the Qajars," Journal of the Royal Central Asian Society, XLVIII (1961), 123-38

Lenman, Bruce. "The Weapons of War in Eighteenth Century India," Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research, XLVI, 185 (Spring, 1968).

Lobanov-Rostovsky, A. "The Shadow of India in Russian History," History, XIV (1929), 217-228.

Mosely, Philip E. "Russian Foreign Policy in Asia 1838-39," Slavonic Review XIV (April, 1936), 670-81.

Perry, J. R. "The Last Safavids, 1722-1773," Iran, IX (1971), 59-69.

Rahul, R. "Russia's Other Boundaries, ” Australian Journal of Politics and History, II, 1 (1965), 23-40.

Rodkey, F. S. "Conversations on Anglo-Russian Relations in 1838," English Historical Review, L (1935, 120-23.

Savory, R. M. "The Consolidation of Safiwid Power in Persia," Der Islam, XLI (1965), 71-94.

__________ "The Struggle for Supremacy in Persia after the Death of Timur," Der Islam, XL (1964), 35-65

Strong, John W. “A Russian Effort to Rescue British Agents 1841-42," Canadian Journal of History, II, 1 (1967), 1-12.

Yapp, Malcolm E. "Disturbances in Afghanistan 1839-42," Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, XXV, 3 (1962), 479-523, XXVI, 2 (1963), 288-313.

__________ "The Control of the Persian Mission, 1822-1836," University of Birmigham Historical Journal, VII, 2 (1960), 162-79.

__________ "The Revolutions of 1841-2 in Afghanistan," Bulletin of the School of Asian and African Studies, XXVIl, 2 (1964), 333-81.