Maksud Alikhanov-Avarsky (Russian language: Максуд Алиханов-Аварский) (in some documents his name is spelled as Alexander Mikhailovich) (1846-1907) - Russian Lieutenant-General (April 22, 1907), Merv District Head and Tiflis Governor. The elder brother of Kaitmaz Alikhanov.
|Born||23 November 1846|
Khunzakh, Dagestan, Russian Empire
|Died||3 July 1907 (aged 60)|
Alexandropol, Russian Empire
|Allegiance|| Russian Empire|
|Service/||Imperial Russian Army|
Born on November 23, 1846 in the village of Khunzakh in Dagestan, in the family of an Avar officer. As a child, he was held hostage by Shamil, after the ransom was determined in the 2nd Tiflis noble school. He reportedly carried the name Ali Khan Avarski.
He was subjected to an assassination attempt in 1906.
He was assassinated in 1907. The New York Times reports the date of the assassination as July 16.
Selected works of Alikhanov-AvarskyEdit
- Mervsky oasis and roads leading to it. St Petersburg, 1883
- Visiting the Shah. Essays on Persia. Tiflis, 1898
- Hike in Khiva (Caucasian troops). Steppe and oasis. St Petersburg, 1899
- Tarihi Derbend-Nama. Tiflis, 1898.
- Author of numerous illustrations, articles and reports in periodicals.
- Ivanov R. N. (2003). General Maksud Alikhanov: triumph and tragedy (in Russian). Makhachkala: Epoch Publishing House. p. 645.
- The Battle of Kushka and its 25th Anniversary 18 / III 1885 - 18 / III 1910 War communication General headquarters of the Shemansky regiment. With a battle plan, etc. (Exclusively from archival materials) (in Russian). St. Petersburg. 1910.
- Гизетти А. Л. Сборник сведений о георгиевских кавалерах и боевых знаках отличий Кавказских войск. Тифлис, 1901, с.255
- Reinsch, Paul S. (1907). "Foreign Affairs". American Political Science Review. 2 (1): 156. doi:10.2307/1944608. ISSN 1537-5943.
- "GEN. ALIKHANOFF KILLED BY A BOMB; Russian Terrorists Take Vengeance on a Cruel Officer of the Czar. TWO OTHERS ARE KILLED One the Wife of a General -- Alikhanoff Known in Duma as "The Wild Beast."". The New York Times. 1907-07-17. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2022-01-03.
- Георгиевская страница: Кавалеры Военного ордена 4-го класса