CONTENTS:- Preface; 1. Early years of Sardar's life; 2. Life between 1913-1927; 3. Bardoli movement; 4. After Bardoli; 5. Next to Nehru; 6. Sardar and provincial governments: select correspondence; 7. The constitution framing and role of Sardar; 8. Sardar and Congress party affairs.
The book gives vivid description of role played by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in achieving independence for India and thereafter in solving various crucial problems including integration of princely states.
Besides giving description of his early years of life; various matters related with provincial governments, role played by him in framing the constitution and his indulgence in Congress Party affairs are given in the book in the form of select correspondence between him and the other national leaders of repute of his time.
The book will be found very useful and informative by those who are deeply interested in the study of life and works of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.