Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Panel title. "Map is based on the Kathmandu metropolitan area 1:2.000 by AERMAP Company, Florence (survey in 1975) and on the Kathmandu Valley 1:10.000 of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft für vergleichende Hochgebirsforschung, Munich (survey in 1971)." "Selective revision by Rü, Finsterwalder, A. Heuberger, Munich, and B.P. Shrestha, Patan, in 1979 ; names by N. Gutschow, A. Heuberger, and U. Hoyer (survey) ; A. Höfer and B.P. Shrestha (translation) ; cartography Th. Geiss and A. Siebenlechner, Munich." Includes compilation data, index, pronunciation guide, and illustrations.