WWII http://wvxu.org en D-Day: 70 Years Later http://wvxu.org/post/d-day-70-years-later <p></p><p></p><p><em><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></em></p><p><em><strong>“Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months.” </strong></em></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 09:00:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 27611 at http://wvxu.org D-Day: 70 Years Later Author Denise Kiernan tells a little known story from WWII http://wvxu.org/post/author-denise-kiernan-tells-little-known-story-wwii <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Girls-Atomic-City-Untold-Helped/dp/1451617534/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1398866689&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=denise+kiernan" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Girls of Atomic City</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a fascinating fact-based novel about the women who unknowingly built the atomic bomb while working in the small town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Author </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Denise Kiernan</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was recently in Cincinnati and came by our studio to talk with Lee Hay about these women and this little known part of WWII history.</span></p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 05:00:10 +0000 Lee Hay 26380 at http://wvxu.org Author Denise Kiernan tells a little known story from WWII WWII Radio Shaped News Coverage http://wvxu.org/post/wwii-radio-shaped-news-coverage <p></p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 22606 at http://wvxu.org WWII Radio Shaped News Coverage Remembering and Learning from the Holocaust http://wvxu.org/post/remembering-and-learning-holocaust <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>An estimated 11 million people were killed during the Holocaust. Six million of them were Jews. Of those, more than one million were children. <a href="http://www.holocaustandhumanity.org/" target="_blank">The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education</a>, formed by a group of Holocaust survivors and their families, educates about the <a href="http://www.ushmm.org/" target="_blank">Holocaust</a>, remembers its victims and acts on its lessons. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 22589 at http://wvxu.org Remembering and Learning from the Holocaust "City of Women" set in WWII Berlin http://wvxu.org/post/city-women-set-wwii-berlin <p>Local author <a href="http://davidrgillham.com/"><strong>David Gillham</strong></a> talks with Mark Perzel about his bestselling novel, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/City-Women-David-R-Gillham/dp/0425252965/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1371734208&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=david+gillham"><strong>City of Women</strong></a>, based in World War II Berlin, and now out in paperback.</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 14048 at http://wvxu.org "City of Women" set in WWII Berlin