For some reason, we alcoholics seem to have the gift of picking out the world's finest women. So said Alcoholics Anonymous cofounder Dr. Robert Holbrook Smith (better known to millions of AA's as Dr. Bob). Speaking directly to his wife Anne, Dr. Bob was also indirectly addressing the extraordinary role played by women in the beginning, growth, and continuing strength of Alcoholics Anonymous. This book profiles some of these remarkable women--women like Anne Smith herself, generally credited with being the first to ...

Women Pioneers in 12 Step Recovery 1999, Hazelden Publishing & Educational Services

ISBN-13: 9781568381633

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