Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Drunkard's Progress: Narratives of Addiction, Despair, and Recovery” as Want to Read:
Drunkard's Progress: Narratives of Addiction, Despair, and Recovery
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Drunkard's Progress: Narratives of Addiction, Despair, and Recovery

3.67  ·  Rating Details  ·  3 Ratings  ·  1 Review
"Twelve-step" recovery programs for a wide variety of addictive behaviors have become tremendously popular in the 1990s. According to John W. Crowley, the origin of these movements—including Alcoholics Anonymous—lies in the Washingtonian Temperance Society, founded in Baltimore in the 1840s. In lectures, pamphlets, and books (most notably John B. Gough's Autobiography, pub ...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published January 21st 1999 by Johns Hopkins University Press (first published 1999)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Drunkard's Progress, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Drunkard's Progress

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-8 of 7)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Aug 20, 2008 Amanda rated it liked it
Shelves: history, books-i-own
a college read for a history course I was taking. it's actually not as bad as you might think.
Bob Mullaly
Bob Mullaly rated it liked it
Jun 17, 2016
Andrew Lambert
Andrew Lambert rated it liked it
Dec 17, 2014
Marah Kabaservice
Marah Kabaservice marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2011
Ginger rated it it was amazing
Feb 05, 2008
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book