This selection of books, manuscripts, and original files the history of pre-colonial and colonial Balochistan has been digitized by the staff of Balochistan Archives as a seed for a larger digital repository. These include English language books and original files from the collections of Balochistan Archives as well as Persian, Urdu, Balochi, Brahui, and Pashto manuscripts loaned to us by private citizens for digitization. The first two books below include a Persian manuscript titled Akhbar-ul-Abrar on the History of Ahmadzai Khans of Kalat and its English translation by a British colonial officer titled The Country and Family of Ahmadzai Khans of Kalat. You can experience the pleasure of online reading by turning the pages of these rare books and manuscripts with the click of your mouse. Please visit our website regularly to see newly added books and manuscripts.