Russian expedition to Khiva fails (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 7.1.2: Mongol and Turkic Writing and Culture .

Context

A Russian expedition to attempt to seize the city of Khiva (in present-day Uzbekistan) fails.

Citation:
Editors. "Russian expedition to Khiva fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17215, accessed 09 December 2016.]