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CHAPTER - I  GENERAL           1-118
  I Introductory  ( , 1.0 MB ) 1
  II Topography ( , 0.3 MB ) 12
  III River System and water resources ( , 1.0 MB ) 14
  IV Geology ( , 1.7 MB 23
  V Flora  ( , 3.9 MB ) 41
  VI Fauna  ( , 2.5 MB ) 78
  VII Climate  ( , 1.0 MB 107
CHAPTER - II  HISTORY           119-300
  I Prehistoric, proto-historic and archaeological periods    ( , 1.7 MB 119
  II Early period      ( , 3.4 MB 130
  III The modern period     ( , 10.1 MB 159
  IV The freedom movement     ( , 5.0 MB 249
CHAPTER - III  PEOPLE           301-398
  I Population      ( , 2.0 MB 301
  II Language      ( , 0.5 MB 322
  III Religion      ( , 2.1 MB 328
  IV Social life     ( , 5.1 MB 349
CHAPTER - IV  AGRICULTURE AND IRRIGATION 399-544
  I Land reclamation and utilisation   ( , 0.9 MB 399
  II Irrigation   ( , 3.3 MB 408
  III Agriculture     ( , 3.5 MB 447
  IV Animal husbandry    ( , 1.9 MB 484
  V Fisheries    ( , 2.8 MB 503
  VI Floods, famines and droughts    ( , 1.4 MB 530
CHAPTER - V INDUSTRIES 545-636
  I Old time industries    ( , 0.2 MB 545
  II The industrial revolution and after     ( , 0.7 MB 548
  III Industries and manufactures of the territory     ( , 4.7 MB 555
  IV Industrial potentialities and plant for future development    ( , 1.4 MB 604
  V Power    ( , 1.6 MB 618
CHAPTER - VI BANKING, TRADE AND COMMERCE 399-544
  I History of indigenous banking     ( , 0.5 MB 637
  II General credit facilities available    ( , 1.4 MB 642
  III General and Life Insurance    ( , 0.4 MB 657
  IV State assistance for industrial development    ( , 0.5 MB 661
  V Small Savings    ( , 0.3 MB 666
  VI Chit Funds    ( , 0.4 MB 669
  VII Coins and currency    ( , 0.6 MB 671
  VIII Courses of trade    ( , 1.4 MB 679
  IX Customs and Central Excise      ( , 0.6 MB 692
  X Centres of trade    ( , 0.5 MB 698
  XI Co-operation in wholesale and retail trade    ( , 0.3 MB 703
  XII State trading    ( , 1.0 MB 706
  XIII Weight and measures    ( , 0.6 MB 717
  XIV Associations and organs of trade news    ( , 0.6 MB 725
CHAPTER - VII COMMUNICATIONS 733-807
  I Roadways     ( , 1.6 MB 733
  II Public transport    ( , 0.9 MB 751
  III Railways    ( , 0.5 MB 762
  IV Ferries and bridges    ( , 0.2 MB 768
  V Transport by air   ( , 0.2 MB 770
  VI Travel and tourist facilities   ( , 0.3 MB 772
  VII Post, telegraphs and telephones   ( , 1.1 MB )  775
  VIII All India Radio    ( , 0.1 MB )  788
  IX Organisations of owners and employees in the field of transport and communication   ( , 0.1 MB 789
  X Ports and lighthouses    ( , 1.5 MB 790
CHAPTER - VIII MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS 809-835
  I The distribution pattern of the working population    ( , 0.1 MB 809
  II The learned professions    ( , 0.4 MB 829
  III Domestic and personal services     ( , 0.3 MB 833
CHAPTER - IX ECONOMIC TRENDS 837-872
  I Livelihood pattern    ( , 1.1 MB 837
  II General level of employment     ( , 0.5 MB 850
  III Planning and Community Development     ( , 1.8 MB 855
CHAPTER - X GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 873-922
  I Administrative set-up before merger    ( , 0.5 MB 873
  II The period of transition (1954-1963)     ( , 0.5 MB 878
  III The present set-up     ( , 3.8 MB 882

  

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CHAPTER - XI REVENUE ADMINISTRATION        923-997
  I Land revenue administration    ( , 2.6 MB 923
  II Land reforms     ( , 2.4 MB 967
  III Other sources of revenue     ( , 1.4 MB 979
CHAPTER - XII LAW, ORDER AND JUSTICE            999-1103
  I Incidence of crime     ( , 0.3 MB 999
  II Organisation of police force    ( , 3.1 MB 1002
  III Jails and lock-ups     ( , 1.4 MB 1034
  IV Administration of justice     ( , 5.7 MB 1048
CHAPTER - XIII OTHER DEPARTMENTS     ( , 5.2 MB 1105-1157
CHAPTER - XIV LOCAL SELF-GOVERNMENT 1159-1220
  I History of local self-government    ( , 0.7 MB 1159
  II Municipalities and commune panchayats    ( , 2.2 MB 1165
  III Town planning    ( , 1.5 MB 1189
  IV Public health    ( , 1.9 MB 1206
CHAPTER - XV EDUCATION AND CULTURE 1221-1330
  I Historical perspective    ( , 2.4 MB 1221
  II Growth of literacy    ( , 0.2 MB 1258
  III General Education    ( , 0.7 MB 1261
  IV Professional and Technical Education    ( , 1.3 MB 1269
  V Schools for Fine Arts    ( , 0.2 MB 1280
  VI Oriental Schools and Colleges    ( , 0.2 MB 1281
  VII Education for the handicapped    ( , 0.2 MB 1282
  VIII Adult Literacy/Social Education   ( , 0.1 MB 1283
  IX Audio-visual education    ( , 0.2 MB 1283
  X Sports and games    ( , 0.3 MB 1284
  XI Cultural Literary and Scientific Societies    ( , 0.8 MB 1286
  XII Libraries, Museums, Botanical Garden, etc   ( , 1.2 MB 1294
  XIII National Cadet Corps   ( , 0.3 MB 1306
  XIV Scouts and Guide Movement     ( , 0.1 MB )  1308
  XV Administrative organisation and related respects    ( , 2.1 MB 1308
CHAPTER - XVI MEDICAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES 1331-1384
  I Survey of public health and medical facilities    ( , 1.9 MB 1331
  II Vital statistics    ( , 0.5 MB 1347
  III Common diseases    ( , 2.1 MB 1353
  IV Public hospitals and dispensaries    ( , 0.8 MB )   1371
  V Private hospital and dispensaries    ( , 0.2 MB 1378
  VI Research centres   ( , 0.4 MB 1379
CHAPTER-XVII OTHER SOCIAL SERVICES 1385-1477
  I Labour welfare   ( , 3.7 MB 1385
  II Prohibition   ( , 0.1 MB 1420
  III Advancement of backward classes     ( , 3.0 MB 1421
  IV Endowments, mutts and choultries    ( , 2.0 MB 1454
  V Soldiers',Sailors', and Airmen's Board, Pondicherry    ( , 0.4 MB 1472
CHAPTER-XVIII PUBLIC LIFE AND SOCIAL SERVICE ORGANISATIONS 1479-1520
  I Political parties and organisations    ( , 1.3 MB 1479
  II Newspapers and periodicals    ( , 1.6 MB 1490
  III Voluntary social service organisations    ( , 1.9 MB 1503
CHAPTER-XIX PLACES OF INTEREST    ( , 6.3 MB 1521-1585
CHAPTER - XX SRI AUROBINDO ASHRAM AND ITS AFFILIATED INSTITUTIONS    ( , 15.7 MB 1587-1630