Britain invades Afghanistan (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

British forces press forward with an invasion of Afghanistan. On 19th October, the Emir, Mohammed Yakub Khan, abdicates and surrenders to Britain.

Citation:
Editors. "Britain invades Afghanistan". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18800, accessed 03 December 2016.]