Peter the Great's Khivan expedition in 1717 succeeds

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May 2014
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What if Peter the Great's 1717 expedition to conquer Khiva would have succeeded?

FTR, this article contains some information on this expedition--which failed in real life:

Alexander Bekovich-Cherkassky - Wikipedia

Success in this expedition would have meant a successful Russian penetration of Central Asia much earlier than in real life. In turn, the crucial question would be this--what would have happened afterwards?
 

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