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The article analyzes the works of the great writer Askad Mukhtor in the genre of the story. The great work of the writer in the small genre is evidenced by the study of the mastery of the image of Amir Temur in the stories "I Serve Man", "The Blue Stone". Reasonable conclusions are given about the peculiarities of writing works on a historical theme, the author's manner of giving color to the era. The author's story "I Serve a Man" is based on the plot of several legends about Amir Temur, Airi Berdi and other creative people.