T.K. Velu Pillai
Government of Kerala, Kerala Gazetteers Department
400 /-Express Interest
The Travancore State Manual is an illuminating work on the history, culture, economy and society of Travancore. This volume deals with the general features of Travancore – its physical features, people, languages, religions, castes, tribes and so on. The book functions as a reference book given the extensive treatment of certain subjects such as flora and fauna, and geology in the light of new explorations and findings. The original manual was compiled by Sri. V. Nagam Aiya.
Year of Reprint - 1996