CONTENTS:- 1. Shimla-a British Himalayan Town. 2. Shayamla to Shimla. 3. Life in Shimla. 4. The good old days. 5. Bazaars and roads of Shimla. 6. Shimla's famous people. 7. The road to Shimla. 8. A journey by Toy train. 9. Monkey tricks in Shimla. 10. 'Khans' the porters-Shimla's lifeline. 11. Architecture. 12. A backpacker's day in Shimla.
Mussoorrie ends with which sounds feminie, so presumably it is called as the Queen of Hill Station. On the other hand, Simla, its original name ends with 'aa' which has a masculine connotation, so it can aptly be hailed as the King of the hills. Therefore the author of the book, 'Shimla - A British Himalayn Town' does full justice to its erstwhile royal grandeur.