The Girls of Atomic City

the girls of atomic city

The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan is a collection of vignettes about the lives of young women working in a secret city during WWII in which a component of the work needed to produce the atomic bomb occurred. ┬áThe group's interest in reading this novel stems from our city, Knoxville, TN's close proximity to Oak Ridge. ┬áCars sold in Oak Ridge, frequently sport the slogan … [Read more...]