Populary called as the land of the red river and blue hills, assam is the gateway to the northeastern part of india. Situated between 90-96 degree east longitute and 24-28 degree north latitude, assam is bordered in the north and east by the kingdom of bhutan and arunachal pradesh. Along the south lies nagaland, manipur and mizoram. Meghalaya lies to her south west, bengal and bangladesh to her west. Renowned for its tea, wildlife and silk, assam is a state with rich biodiversoty. With its capital at dispur, a suburb of the city guwahati, it brahmaputra, the barak river valleys, the karbi anglong, and the north cachar hills. There has been racial intermixture among the population oa assam. The mongoloid racial large number of tribes. The book is an aset for all scholars, researchers, teachers, students and ofcourse, the general readers.