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From danger to dignity : the fight for safe abortion

Author: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media (Firm); KTEH-TV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
Publisher: Menlo Park, Ca. : Concentric Media ; New York, NY : Women Make Movies [distributor], ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A documentary on the efforts to legalize abortion in the United States and on the social and medical dangers of illegal abortions prior to Roe vs. Wade. Also portrays the underground network that helped women procure safe illegal abortions.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media (Firm); KTEH-TV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
ISBN: 0962084255 9780962084256
OCLC Number: 33478038
Language Note: In English with Spanish subtitles.
Credits: Producers, Dorothy Fadiman, Beth Seltzer, Daniel Meyers ; executive producer, Danny McGuire ; director, Dorothy Fadiman ; editing and scripting, Nila Bogue, Daniel Meyers, Beth Seltzer.
Performer(s): Narrator: Dorothy Fadiman.
Awards: Winner, Gold Hugo Award.
National Educational Media Award.
Academy Award nominee.
Winner, Gold Medal Award, Corporation for Public Braodcasting.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (57 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Fight for safe abortion
Responsibility: Concentric Media ; produced in association with KTEH-TV, San José.

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A documentary on the efforts to legalize abortion in the United States and on the social and medical dangers of illegal abortions prior to Roe vs. Wade. Also portrays the underground network that helped women procure safe illegal abortions.

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