Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

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Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions
Author Bill W.
Country United States of America
Language English
Subject Alcoholism, Alcoholics Anonymous, Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc.
Publication date
ISBN 978-0-916856-02-1

Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions is a 1953 book, which explains the twenty-four basic principles or Alcoholics Anonymous and their application.,[1] and contains a detailed interpretation of principles for personal recovery and group survival.[2] Bill W began work on this project in early 1952. By 1957, 50,000 copies were in circulation.[1]


  1. ^ a b Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age. New York: Alcoholics Anonymous Publishing, Inc. 1957. p. 219. ISBN 978-0-916856-02-1. 
  2. ^ AA Fact File