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Gandhara


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Place Type
historic
Description
Historical region in what is now northwestern Pakistan, corresponding to the Vale of Peshawar and having extensions into the lower valleys of the Kabul and Swat rivers. (Britannica)
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Encyclopaedia Britannica
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