Author V. K. Bhave has contributed extensive literature on Maharashtra's social history with ample of reference material. He is known for writing right from the Satavahan's till late 18th century pinpointing various historic details in Maharashtra.
According to the author, whatever may be the rule, the society continues to be an unending process and the constitution of society can be known from the history only. Also for solving the social problems, indepth study of history is must; which is very much absent and unnoticed till now. Various aspects can be know in history of Maharashtra, currency, administration of Swarajya and other topics can be studied.
In Peshwe era of Maharashtra, various interesting facts about Peshwa rule like administration, water system, astrology, singing, business and trade, arms etc. can be studied. There also exists some interesting facts and stories of this period.
Moreover, author also considers the traditions in the society, saints during Peshwa rule, hence making it a unique book.