වීදිය බණ්ඩාර කෝට්ටේ සත්වන බුවනෙකභාහු නරේන්ද්රයාණන් යටතේ විසූ මහා රණශූර සිංහල සෙන්පතියෙි. කන්ද උඩරට රාජ්ය පාලනයට හා පෘතුගීසි පාලනයට ද තවත් සතුරු ආක්රමණ රැසකටද එරෙහිව සටන්වැද සම්බුද්ධ ශාසනය රැකගැනීම සඳහා ප්රයත්නයක යෙදුණු අභීත රණ ශූරයෙකු ගේ චරිත කතාවත් ඒ සමගම පසුබිම් වූ ඉතිහාස කථා පුවතත් මේ කෘතියෙන් ඔබ වෙත සමීප කෙරෙයි.BUY EBOOK VERSION
In 1963 stephen hawking was given two years to live. Defying all the odds, he died in march 2018 at age seventy-six as the most celebrated scientist in the world. This carefully researched, and now newly updated, up-to-the-minute biography and tribute gives a rich picture of hawking’s remarkable life – his childhood, the heart-rending beginning of his struggle with motor neurone disease, his ever-increasing international fame, and his long personal battle for survival in pursuit of a scientific understanding of the universe. From more recent years,
Born to survivalists in the mountains of idaho, tara westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Her family was so isolated from mainstream society that there was no one to ensure the children received an education, and no one to intervene when one of tara’s older brothers became violent. When another brother got himself into college, tara decided to try a new kind of life. Her quest for knowledge transformed her, taking her over oceans and across continents, to harvard and to cambridge university. Only then would she wonder if she’d traveled too far, if there was still a way home.
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.
Selected as a book of the year by the new york times, evening standard, observer, sunday times, mail on sunday and the economist shortlisted for waterstones book of the year the new york times number one bestseller the sunday times bestseller ‘finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option…unmissable’ new york times at the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s training as a neurosurgeon, paul kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, the next he was a patient struggling to live
When the taliban took control of the swat valley, one girl fought for her right to an education. On tuesday, 9 october 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price when she was shot in the head at point-blank range. Malala yousafzai’s extraordinary journey has taken her from a remote valley in northern pakistan to the halls of the united nations. She has become a global symbol of peaceful protest and is the youngest ever winner of the nobel peace prize. I am malala will make you believe in the power of one person’s voice to inspire change in the world.
Lilly singh isn’t just a superstar. She’s superwoman – which is also the name of her wildly popular youtube channel. Funny, smart, and insightful, the actress and comedian covers topics ranging from relationships to career choices to everyday annoyances. It’s no wonder she’s garnered more than a billion views. But lilly didn’t get to the top by being lucky – she had to work for it. Hard.
වීර චරිතයක් ලෙසින් බොහෝ දෙනා හඳුනන සරදියෙල්, ඉතිහාසයේ සඳහන් වන්නේ දුප්පතුන්ගේ හිතවතකු වූ මානවහිතවාදියකු ලෙසයි. සමාජ අසාධරණය වෙනුවෙන් හුදෙකලාව සටන් වැද ඉංග්රීසින්ගේ යුගයේ කන්ද උඩරට ජය ගොස නැංවූ උතුවන් කන්දේ සරදියෙල්ගේ ජීවන කතා පුවත මේ කෘතියෙන් ඔබට සමීප කරවයි.BUY EBOOK VERSION
The 30 letters in letters from a father to his daughter were written by nehru in the summer of 1928, when indira was in mussoorie, and he was in allahabad. To make up for his absence, he wrote these letters. He wanted to make his daughter aware of her circumstances, of her environment. Nehru’s intention was to nurture indira’s young and impressionable mind with an unprejudiced view of history, as well as the current state of affairs.