Aili McConnon http://publicradiotulsa.org en "A True Story of WWII Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/true-story-wwii-italy-nazis-and-cyclist-who-inspired-nation <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Aili McConnon, a Canadian journalist, who (along with her brother, Andres) is the co-author of an exciting work of non-fiction called &quot;Road to Valor: A True Story of WWII Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation.&quot; This book recounts the strange-but-true, against-the-odds story of Gino Bartali, a cyclist who not only won the Tour de France twice, but who also (to this day) holds the record for the longest time-span between victories. Mon, 16 Jul 2012 21:35:57 +0000 Rich Fisher 22341 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "A True Story of WWII Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation"