This stimulating volume is an interpretative, well organized and scholarly work on the
communication and transport system in coastal Odisha. Drawing mainly from original
sources, this book provides a comprehensive picture of the growth and development of
communications including waterways, roadways, railways, post and telegraphs, means of
transport and conveyance in a very critical and analytical matter. Being a scholarly work,
this book will be of immense help not only to the researchers, students, teachers,
tourists and Government officials but also to the general readers as well.