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TABLE OF CONTENTS:
DISTRICTS OF THE 24 PARGANAS AND THE SUNDARBANS,
WITH GEOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL NOTES OF THE BARDWAN AND PRESIDENCY DIVISIONS.
DISTRICT OF 24 PARGANAS.
|Geography and General Aspect,||17-38|
|Area, Boundaries, etc.,||17-18|
|British Acquisition of the District,||18-21|
|Civil, Criminal, and Revenue Jurisdictions,||21-22|
|Legendary Origin of the Ganges and Húglí,||28-29|
|Changes in the Courses of the Rivers, etc.,||29-30|
|Lakes, Marshes, etc.,||30|
|Canals and Artificial Watercourses,||30-32|
|Boat Routes between Calcutta and the Eastern Districts,||32-33|
|Varieties of Passenger and Cargo Boats,||33|
|River-side Trading Towns and Villages,||34-35|
|Fisheries and Fishing Towns,||35|
|Lines of Drainage,||36|