This book is compiled jointly by Willaim Lockhart and Woodthorope both were members of the famous Gilgit Mission assigned by Viceroy of India in 1885. This mission had visited Chitral, Gilgit and Kafiaristan, met Mehtar Aman ul Mulk of Chitral. This mission’s contribution resulted in a treaty with Mehtar Aman ul Mulk. This book is a lengthy report. Later on Willaim Lockhart was promoted into General and became commander in chief in British forces in India.