Research & Study

A.A. History Lovers

The leading international webgroup for the study of Alcoholics Anonymous history and archives. http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/AAHistoryLovers/ The AA History Lovers webgroup has over 2,500 members from all...

Names And Events In The A.A. Big Book

Edited by Glenn Chesnut — Names & Events in the Big Book. From the members of the AA History Lovers -from the Preface to page 180. (PDF)

Signatures In The First Big Book

The Original is now in the GSO Archives in New York. The first AA Big Book ever sold…April 1939, bought by Virginia MacLeod at a...

The Spiritual Principles Of The 12 Traditions

The Twelve Traditions are often referred to as, “Why it works.” They ensure the continuance of A.A. as a whole, by providing guidelines for groups...

A.A. Pamphlets History List

A.A. Pamphlets History List Research for this document was done by a member of the ‘Show Me Group’ Would you like to help in completing...

A.A. Pamphlets History As Reflected In Conference Actions

Maybe this will give you info on dates and changes since 1951, and hints as to what may have already been around before the year...

The First Four Known AA Bulletins

(November 14, 1940) announced the groups that existed at the time – the first twenty two AA groups – and the five others that were...

The Oxford Group Connection

The Oxford Group Connection (Please see bottom of page for credits and details for this article.)       This article is an effort to put together in...

Comparison Of The Big Book 1st Edition

COMPARISON OF THE BIG BOOK 1ST EDITION 1ST PRINTINGS 1,5,10,11,12,13,14,15 PRINTING DATES 1 4/39 2 3/41 3 6/42 4 3/43 5 1/44 6 1/44 7...

Comparison Of The First Edition ( 14th Printing ) With The Second Edition ( 16th Printing )

COMPARISON OF FIRST EDITION ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS (14th printing) WITH SECOND EDITION ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS (16TH printing) reference to word changes, additions, omissions, appearance, capitalization, punctuation &...

Comparison Of The Pre-Publication Manuscript Of The Book Alcoholics Anonymous And Its 3rd Edition

COMPARISON OF THE PRE-PUBLICATION MANUSCRIPT OF THE BOOK ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS AND ITS 3RD EDITION Following is a comparison between the portions of the pre-publication manuscript...

GSOwatch – Our Mission

In accordance with Concept XII: Warranty V Essay comment from The AA Service Manual (© 2002 AAWS Inc.): “In the long run, though, we shall...