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The Dionnes


A sensitive and candid inside account of the struggles of the Dionne quintuplets, from million-dollar babies to impoverished adults, and their ultimate triumph in the battle for compensation after years of exploitation. In February 1998, a press conference was held by three tired 63-year-old women, who held up a sign that read JUSTICE NOT CHARITY. Eight days later, the Ontario government -- who had ignored the three surviving Dionne quintuplets' pleas for three years -- bowed to public opinion and awarded $4 million to the ...

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The Dionnes
2000, Seal Books

ISBN-13: 9780770428310

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The Dionnes
1999, Doubleday Canada, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780385258432


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