WWII

Cincinnati Edition
5:00 am
Fri June 6, 2014

D-Day: 70 Years Later

  

“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.”

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"The Girls of Atomic City"
1:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Author Denise Kiernan tells a little known story from WWII

The Girls of Atomic City 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 Denise Kiernan 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.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu February 6, 2014

WWII Radio Shaped News Coverage

During WWII, radio brought news from around the world into the homes of Americans.
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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Remembering and Learning from the Holocaust

The Yellow Star ordered by the Nazis for Jews to wear.
University of Minnesota Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies

  An estimated 11 million people were killed during the Holocaust. Six million of them were Jews. Of those, more than one million were children. The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, formed by a group of Holocaust survivors and their families, educates about the Holocaust, remembers its victims and acts on its lessons.

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David Gillham
1:30 am
Fri June 21, 2013

"City of Women" set in WWII Berlin

Local author David Gillham talks with Mark Perzel about his bestselling novel, City of Women, based in World War II Berlin, and now out in paperback.

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