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By Charlotte Hunter

For a few cause, we alcoholics appear to have the reward of picking 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 was once additionally ultimately addressing the extreme position performed by means of ladies before everything, development, and carrying on with power of Alcoholics nameless.

This e-book profiles a few of these notable women--women like Anne Smith herself, usually credited with being the 1st to acknowledge and foster the religious strength that handed among invoice W. And Dr. Bob, later embodied within the Twelve Steps; the liked 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 e-book Alcoholics Anonymous. the following we see the demanding situations those girls and others confronted, in addition to the feats of personality and flashes of genius that carried them via.

A check out the lives of those girls, packed with the spirit and religion underlying their special accomplishments, this booklet can also be a tribute to their incalculable contributions to the luck of the Twelve Step restoration program.

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