The Han Shu ("Book of the Han"), is the official history of the Chinese Han dynasty. Finished in 111AD, this book covers from from 206BC to 23AD, and tells us about the formation of the Kushan state.
Han Shu describes that after the fall of king Heliocles, Bactrian kingdoms (called "Ta-hsia" in Chinese sources), the "Yüeh-Chi" established five principalities in their domains, one of them called Kushan ("Kuei-shuang").
These principalities were ruled by five different tribes named "yabghu" ("hsi-hou") but the majority of the settled population was Bactrian, Greeks and others. Kushans continued with their conquests, taking Kabul ("Kao-fu") from the Parthians, as well as other lands to the...
south of the Hindukush. The ruler who began this process is called "Ch´iu-chiu-ch´ueh" (probably Kujula Kadphises), and was followed by "Yen-kao-chen" (Vima Kadphises). Then, because of internal troubles, unfortunately Chinese information about events in the Kushan Empire ceases.
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"The Heritage of Central Asia: From Antiquity to the Turkish Expansion" by Richard N. Frye. Page 134.

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