Related Program: The Record Brian Payton Discusses 'The Wind Is Not A River' By Steve Scher • Mar 5, 2014 Related Program: The Record TweetShareGoogle+Email Brian Payton's book "The Wind Is Not A River." Listen Listening... / 11:49 Steve Scher talks with author Brian Payton about his new book "The Wind Is Not A River." The story is about the Japanese occupation of the Aleutian Islands in Alaska during World War II. Tags: World War IIbooksTweetShareGoogle+Email Related Content After Tour, Medal For WWII Japanese-American Soldiers Returns Home By Hansi Lo Wang • Feb 19, 2014 More than 70 years ago Wednesday, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an executive order that led to the internment of more than 110,000 Japanese-Americans during World War II. The Long Road Back: Polish-Jewish Relations Today By Steve Scher • Dec 31, 2013 Louise Steinman's book "The Crooked Mirror." Listen Listening... / 13:51 "Do they miss us?” That was the question on Louise Steinman’s mind when she decided to travel to Poland and explore the country’s efforts at reconciliation with their traumatic past of dual occupations of the Nazis and Soviets.