Atomic City
1:25 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Girls of the Atomic City: An Interview with Author Denise Kiernan

This is a web-only extended version of the broadcast interview

Girls of the Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II is now a bestselling book about the women who worked on one of the nation’s most secret projects in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Chrissy Keuper recently spoke with author Denise Kiernan, who says she was moved to research and write the book after seeing a photo taken by Department of Energy photographer Ed Westcott.  

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