A selection of photographs from Rick Hillier's book A Soldier First.
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CBC News Posted: Oct 26, 2009 6:29 PM ET Last Updated: Nov 19, 2009 3:12 PM ET
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CBC's Adrienne Arsenault looks at how Nelson Mandela changed the world
Mourners gather outside Nelson Mandela's former home in Soweto, to dance and sing songs in celebration of his life
Things get a bit out of hand after the CBC's meteorologist Claire Martin invites a couple of brothers dressed as astronauts to help deliver the forecast live on air during our Sounds of the Season broadcast.
- Twin boys born 8 days apart at Halifax hospital
- Nelson Mandela: South Africa declares week of mourning
- Rob Anders still no fan of Nelson Mandela
- Japan tsunami's huge size blamed on slimy, slimy fault
- Nelson Mandela: Canada's former PMs invited to memorial
- Tim Hortons 'wage theft' claim prompts call for police probe
- Leona Aglukkaq defends polar bear hunt
- Kelowna man hit by car fleeing drunk-driving roadblock
- Potentially damaging Jackpine oilsands mine expansion OK'd by Ottawa
- Dimitri Soudas gets senior job with Conservatives