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By Michael Fitzpatrick

find out about the luminaries at the back of one of many maximum social activities of our time in the course of the never-before-published recordings, letters, and tales present in this intimate multimedia retrospective.

Learn concerning the luminaries in the back of one of many maximum social routine of our time throughout the never–before–published recordings, letters, and tales present in this intimate multimedia retrospective.This targeted ebook and audio CD draw on letters, magazine entries, and speeches from Alcoholics nameless (AA) meetings, and recorded conversations to inform the private tales of AA cofounders Dr. Bob and invoice W. The publication and CD show the cofounders’ detailed contributions to the production and improvement of AA, the massive e-book, and the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions. The ebook explores their lives, beginning with their early ingesting days, whereas the audio recordings start with their first speeches within the Forties and proceed via invoice W.’s final speak given on the Miami overseas conference in 1970, simply months earlier than he died.AA historian and archivist Michael Fitzpatrick used his learn performed at Stepping Stones (the former domestic of invoice W.) and Dr. Bob’s domestic, excerpts from the AA Grapevine, and his personal inner most assortment to supply this multimedia retrospective.

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