Adrienne Clarkson s beginnings her family escaped from Japanese-occupied Hong Kong in 1942 were a harbinger of the drama that would echo through her life. After growing up in Ottawa, and studying in Toronto and France, she launched a successful CBC television career that lasted nearly three decades. Then in 1999, Clarkson returned to Ottawa to become Canada s twenty-sixth Governor General an office she transformed through her commitment, style, and compassion. Travelling thousands of kilometres to small communities in ...

Heart Matters 2007, Penguin Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780143056690

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Heart Matters 2006, Viking, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780670065462