The book in a collection of essays which aims at studying individual achievements, historical occurrences, historical writings against the contemporary background. Based on standard works on the subject and latest findings it is meant for scholars, students and enlightened readers.
Dr. Soma Chand is now Associate Professor and Head of the Post Graduate Department of History, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. She is a well-known author of number of research books in Modern India/Odishan History. Also she is a litterateur of high order with creative talents in poetry of short-stories and translations works to her credit.