In 1930 the author of the book called for the legalization of therapeutic abortion.
The Prolife movement was a reaction to the efforts to legalize abortion.
In 1960 Catholics were successful in their opposition to the legalization of abortion.
Following the legalization of abortion in 1973, many evangelicals joined the Catholics in their Prolife crusade.
Williams, the author of the book, repeats some errors regarding the Catholic position when the life of the woman is in serious jeopardy.
Between 1900 and 1940 Protestants were silent regarding abortion.