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"I think they do have to get it right in Sierra Leone. There has to be something in there now to establish confidence, to stabilize the situation, and then to move to some sort of political negotiations." -- Alex Morrison
William Alexander (Alex) Morrison, MSC, CD (born 1941) is a former Lieutenant Colonel of the Canadian Forces.

Born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, he is a graduate of Xavier Junior College. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1968 from Mount Allison University. He joined the Canadian Forces in 1959 and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1990. While in the CF, he completed the year-long course at the Canadian Forces Command and Staff College (1970) andreceived a Master of Arts in war studies degree from Royal Military College of Canada, student #G0053 in 1980. From 1980 to 1982, he was an instructor at the Royal Military College of Canada where he taught an undergraduate course in Canadian Military History. He coached the RMC Debating Team from 1978 to 1982.

From 1983 to 1989, he was the military advisor to the Canadian permanent representative to the UN. He was vice-chairman of UN Peacekeeping Committee. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal in 1989.

From 1989 to 1997, he was the executive director of the Canadian Institute of Strategic Studies. In 1994, he became the founding president of the Pearson Peacekeeping Centre.

He is the author of The Voice of Defence; The History of the Conference of Defence Associations (1982) and The Breed of Manly Men: the History of the Cape Breton Highlanders (1994).

He was the 2002 recipient of the Pearson Medal of Peace for his work in peacekeeping serving in the military of Canada for over thirty years.

He has been the Willis S. McLeese Chair in Canadian Debating at the Canadian Student Debating Federation (CSDF) and at Upper Canada College since 2007. He also serves as the Executive Director of the CSDF. English | McLeese Chair

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Total Books: 22
Investigations Cameras
2000 - Investigations Cameras [Investigations] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780754804550
ISBN-10: 0754804550
Genre: Children's Books

Oracle SQL Interactive Workbook
2000 - Oracle Sql Interactive Workbook (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780130157454
ISBN-10: 0130157457
Genres: Computers & Technology, Reference

1998 - New Peacekeeping Partnership [P] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781896551005
ISBN-10: 1896551009
Genres: History, Nonfiction

The Early Prehistory of Scotland
1996 - The Early Prehistory of Scotland (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780748606771
ISBN-10: 0748606777
Genres: History, Nonfiction

Storage and Supply of Materials Inbound Logistics for Commerce Industry and Public Undertakings
Storage and Control of Stock
Storage and Control of Stock (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780273007319
ISBN-10: 0273007319

Early man in Britain and Ireland An introduction to Palaeolithic and Mesolithic cultures
Photofinish (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780442212629
ISBN-10: 0442212623

Photo-finish (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780718119553
ISBN-10: 071811955X

Dunbeath A Cultural Landscape
Dunbeath a Cultural Landscape [Department of Archaeology, Occasional Paper, 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780852615348
ISBN-10: 0852615345

Early Man in Britain and Ireland
Early Man in Britain and Ireland (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780856640841
ISBN-10: 0856640840

The breed of manly men The history of the Cape Breton Highlanders
The Breed of Manly Men the History of the Cape Breton Highlanders (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780919769809
ISBN-10: 0919769802
Genre: History