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By Charlotte Hunter

For a few cause, we alcoholics appear to have the reward of deciding upon the world's most interesting girls. So stated Alcoholics nameless cofounder Dr. Robert Holbrook Smith (better recognized to hundreds of thousands of AA's as Dr. Bob). conversing on to his spouse Anne, Dr. Bob used to be additionally ultimately addressing the extreme function performed through ladies before everything, development, and carrying on with energy of Alcoholics nameless.

This e-book profiles a few of these amazing women--women like Anne Smith herself, typically credited with being the 1st to acknowledge and foster the non secular strength that handed among invoice W. And Dr. Bob, later embodied within the Twelve Steps; the loved Lois Wilson, spouse of AA cofounder invoice Wilson and herself the founding father of Al-Anon; Nancy O'D., one of many first ladies to sober up in AA within the big apple sector; and Ruth Hock, the committed, indefatigable, and infrequently unpaid contributor to the arrangements for the book of the booklet Alcoholics Anonymous. the following we see the demanding situations those ladies and others confronted, in addition to the feats of personality and flashes of genius that carried them via.

A look at the lives of those ladies, jam-packed with the spirit and religion underlying their precise accomplishments, this e-book is additionally a tribute to their incalculable contributions to the good fortune of the Twelve Step restoration program.

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