The whole of Mahabharata epic has been covered in 272 pages with excellent pictures, and the book includes most of the significant incidents episodes and characters and thereby retains the continuity of the original story.
There are two great epics in Hinduism which are very ancient. They are the Ramayana and Mahabharata. They embody the manners and customs the state of society civilization etc. of ancient Indians. In fact, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata are the two encyclopedias of the old Aryan life and wisdom portraying an ideal culture which humanity has yet to aspire after.