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Consult the further reading page for a list of books and Web sites related to the Pill. The production team would especially like to acknowledge Andrea Tone, author of Devices and Desires: A History of Contraceptives in America (Hill & Wang, 2001).

A number of people appeared on-camera or acted as consultants and are listed below. See the complete film credits for more information.

On-camera interview subjects:

Sylvia Clark
Joan McCracken
Andrea Tone, historian
Alexander Sanger, Margaret Sanger's grandson
Loretta McLaughlin, journalist
Leslie Woodcock-Tentler, historian, Catholic University
Dr. Richard Hauskenecht, physician
Margaret Marsh, historian
Annette Ramírez de Arellano, public health scholar
Elizabeth Siegel Watkins, historian
Linda Gordon, historian
Dr. Philip Ball, physician
Anita Fream
Dorothy Roberts, legal scholar
Barbara Seaman, journalist
Alice Wolfson


Andrea Tone
James Reed
Carole McCann

Creative consultant

Paul Taylor

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