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History Of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa - Pre-modern History
... In the spring of 327 BC Alexander the Great crossed the Indian Caucasus (Hindu Kush) and advanced to Nicaea, where Omphis, king of Taxila and other chiefs joined him ... Thence Alexander dispatched part of his force through the valley of the Kabul river, while he himself advanced into Bajaur and Swat with his light troops ... Having defeated the Aspasians, from whom he took 40,000 prisoners and 230,000 oxen, Alexander crossed the Gouraios (Panjkora) and entered the territory of the Assakenoi and laid siege to Massaga, which he ...

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