Alcoholics Anonymous History

Dick B.'s Personal A.A. History Blog Site

This Alcoholics Anonymous History site is the personal A.A. (AA) history blog site of Dick B., writer, historian, Retired attorney, and Bible student. It supplements his main site in that it contains ongoing research and history articles, pictures from his books and collections, audio reproductions of his talks, video reproductions. It is also linked to Dick's main site (

Please feel free to contact Dick B. by any of the following means:

Dick B.

PO Box 837

Kihei, HI 96753-0837


Ph/fax: 808 874 4876

Keep up to speed on Dick B.’s latest articles and announcements on A.A. history and the Christian Recovery Movement on Dick B.’s main Web site:

Get to know others with a heart to carry an accurate, effective message to those who still suffer about the roles played by God, His Son Jesus Christ, and the Bible in early A.A.’s astonishing successes through the International Christian Recovery Coalition:

Want to know what’s on the heart of Christian leaders and workers in the recovery arena around the world? Now you can on the “Christian Recovery Radio with Dick B.” show. Want to establish or modify an A.A. Meeting Schedule-listed or Christian Recovery group so that you can speak freely about Jesus and the Bible on the basis of A.A. General Service Conference-approved literature? Check out the new “Stick with the Winners!: How to Conduct More Effective 12-Step Recovery Meetings Using Conference-Approved Literature” book and 27-video “Stick with the Winners!” class. Want to listen to free audios and watch free videos by Dick B. on A.A. history and the Christian Recovery Movement? Want to listen to a man who is perhaps the best A.A. speaker in the world when it comes to sharing about Jesus and the Bible in your personal story at A.A. meetings? Listen to the Russell S. Talks. Where? Check out:

You may watch other videos by Dick B. on A.A. history and the Christian Recovery Movement on the Dick B. Channel on

Over the last 22-plus years, Dick B. has written more than 1,100 articles on Alcoholics Anonymous History and the Christian Recovery Movement. (In recent years, he has been assisted by his son Ken.) Some of these articles are available farther down on this Web page. Many more have been published on other Web sites. Here are some of the other places you may find articles by Dick B.:


A List of Many of Dick B.'s Early A.A. History Articles




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