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Women on a Top-Secret Mission in 'Atomic City'

  • Aired: 03/26/2013
  • 07:08
  • Rating: NR
For the women whose lives are documented in the new book "The Girls of Atomic City," a top-secret mission during World War II gave them a chance to make history at a time when there were few career options. Ray Suarez talks to author Denise Kiernan about the women who helped enrich fuel for the first atomic bomb used in war.
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