European http://wlrn.org en Europe in the Aftermath of World War II http://wlrn.org/post/europe-aftermath-world-war-ii <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">07/09/13 - Tuesday's&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;is with World War II historian <strong><a href="http://www.keithlowehistory.com/">Keith Lowe</a></strong>.&nbsp; Though the European conflict ended in May of 1945, with cheering victory celebrations, the grim reality is that anarchy reigned.&nbsp;</span></font></span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Lowe has written&nbsp;</span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b><i><a href="http://amzn.to/12eoX9L">SAVAGE CONTINENT:&nbsp; Europe in the Aftermath of World War II</a>.&nbsp;</i></b></span></font><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">All told, some 30-million died in the conflict, and after the Axis surrender, civil amenities were in shambles and civil war arose.&nbsp;</span><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Learn more on&nbsp;</span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">, Tuesday&nbsp;</span></font><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">at&nbsp;1pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/WLRN" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD1</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;rebroadcast at 7pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/wlrn-hd2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD2</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;and audio on-demand after the live program.</span></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 17097 at http://wlrn.org Europe in the Aftermath of World War II