A true Canadian hero and an outspoken leader for the 21st Century. Following an extensive military career spanning over three decades of service, Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire has worked to bring an understanding of post traumatic stress disorder to the wider Canadian public. In 2002 he received the Order of Canada and was awarded the Governor General?s Award for Non-Fiction in 2004 for his internationally recognized book Shake Hands With the Devil ? The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda.
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