Author: Sir John Adye
General Sir John Miller Adye GCB (1 November 1819 – 26 August 1900) was a British general and amateur artist.

For a few years subsequent to the Second Anglo-Afghan war, our frontier policy happily remained free from complications. It will be desirable to refer shortly to the progress of Russia in Central Asia, and of her conquests of the decaying Principalities of Khiva, Bokhara and Kokand. (More…)