නැවතුම් නැති ජීවිතේ
අතපය නැතිව ඉපැදුණු නික් සිය ජීවිතය ජය ගත් අන්දම පෙන්වා දෙමින් ලියූ පළමු පොත ‘සීමා නැති ජීවිතේ‘ ලොව පුරා අළෙවි වාර්තා තැබීය. මේ ඔහුගේ දෙවැනි පොත යි. සුබවාදී ආකල්ප හා ජීවිතය ජය ගැනීමේ මග පිළිබඳව දේශන පවත්වමින්, ලොව පුරා ආදරය හා භක්තිය බෙදා හදා දෙන නික් අපේ ජීවිත ජය ගැනීම සඳහා සිය අත්දැකීම් ගණනාවක් මේ පොත ඔස්සේ අපට පෙන්වා දෙයි. නොහැකියාවන් හැකියාවන් බවට ද, අසම්පූර්ණත්වය පරිපූර්ණත්වය බවට ද, පරාජයන් ජයග්රහණ බවට ද හරවා ගැනීමේ සූත්රයයි ‘නැවතුම් නැති ජීවිතේ‘.BUY EBOOK VERSION
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After more than a decade interviewing those closest to the princess and her select circle, sarah bradford exposes the real diana: the blighted childhood, the old-fashioned courtship which saw her capture the prince of wales, the damage caused by the spectre of camilla parker bowles, through to the collapse of the royal marriage and diana’s final and complicated year as single woman.
In 1942, with the nazis occupying holland, a thirteen-year-old jewish girl and her family fled their home in amsterdam and went into hiding. For the next two years, until their whereabouts were betrayed to the gestapo, the franks and another family lived cloistered in the “secret annexe” of an old office building. Cut off from the outside world, they faced hunger, boredom, the constant cruelties of living in confined quarters, and the ever-present threat of discovery and death.
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