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A little ditty on the big book, alcoholics anonymous there is a solution. It is in the form of new knowledge about the great reality of life, on life s terms. There is a solution study questions alcoholics anonymous. Some of the lessons in this chapter are already known to those who have suffered the lashes of addiction and perhaps entered recovery after hitting rock bottom in a nasty way. Aa big book ch2 there is a solution 4th edition thegaa03. After such an ap proach many take up their beds and walk again. Joe and charlie aa big book study series 33 tapes, 1520. Originally proposed by alcoholics anonymous aa as a method of recovery from alcoholism, the twelve steps were first published in the book alcoholics anonymous.507 1411 308 993 598 848 1477 605 321 1506 691 1065 1331 1146 1286 548 802 669 176 1247 894 500 710 659 1495 210 586 1412 516 1266 1136 578 1072 1005 1341 1308 469 1340 1309 485 47 1018 498 232 114 814