This book emphasizes the rural and agricultural characteristics of Bangladesh. It covers in depth Bangladesh's physiography, hydrography, climate, soils, land utilization, migration and settlement patterns, transportation infrastructure, and human and natural resources.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Physical Features 3. Hydrography 4. Climate 5. Soils 6. Vegetation, Forests and Fauna 7. Historical Background 8. The People 9. Land Utilization 10. Agricultural Products 11. Animal Husbandry 12. Fisheries 13. Cropping-Pattern Units 14. Transport And Communications 15. Minerals, Fuel, Power And Industries 16. Trade 17. Population 18. Settlement Patterns 19. Economic Framework 20. Development Planning