The Resource Alcoholics Anonymous : the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism, (electronic resource)

Alcoholics Anonymous : the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism, (electronic resource)

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Alcoholics Anonymous : the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism
Title
Alcoholics Anonymous
Title remainder
the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Many thousands have benefited from "The Big Book" and its simple but profound explanation of the doctrines behind Alcoholics Anonymous, which was founded in 1935 by Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith. This original 1939 edition outlines the famous 12 steps, and offers counsel for those who wish to join the program but doubt the existence of a higher power. It also contains encouraging personal stories, in which AA members relate their experiences with alcohol and how they found the path to sobriety. "The Big Book" has gone through numerous editions and remains the most widely used resource for recovering alcoholics. Only this original 1939 edition includes all 29 stories of the program's pioneers, which share the details of their full journey, including initial recovery, sometimes followed by relapse and eventual success. This edition also features the key to the solution claimed by Bill Wilson: a vital spiritual experience that allows followers to rediscover, or discover, God. This realistic portrayal of the program as offered by its founders has been lost in subsequent editions of the work, and is presented here to serve as a reminder that success comes in many forms
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
616.861
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Alcoholism
  • Alcoholics
  • Alcoholics
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Alcoholics Anonymous : the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780486838700
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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12348336
Publisher number
MWT12348336
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Alcoholics Anonymous : the story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780486838700
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12348336
Publisher number
MWT12348336
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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