The Political Events in South Iran During the First Half of the 8th Century (A.H.) Based on the New Found Inscriptions in Shāhugat: Makrān
2015 (Persian)In: Historical Sciences Studies, ISSN 2251-9254, Vol. 6, no 2, 119-134 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The importance of inscriptions as the primary sources refer to historical events is undeniable. Introducing the Shāhugat inscriptions were found near Tābaktal village of Chāhān district around Nikshahr is the purpose of present paper. They refer to the events that occurred in south Iran around the end of the 7th and the beginning of the 8th centuries AH., a colorful and turbulent period of its history, some of which can be easily adapted to the historical sources. The invasion of Chagatai Mongols to Shiraz and Hormuz, the conflicts between the rulers of districts and southern islands such as Shiraz, Hormuz, kish and Qeshm to hold the roads and commercial interests are among the reasons that made some of the people to refuge the highlands of Makrān and subsequently led to these inscriptions.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Tehran, 2015. Vol. 6, no 2, 119-134 p.
مکران، شاهوگت، ملوک هرمز، قرن هشتم، سنگ نوشته، Makrān, Shāhugat, Hormuz kings, 8th century, Inscription
History and Archaeology
Research subject History
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-277746OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-277746DiVA: diva2:905583