From the December 1977 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Book Review - Through a Glass, Darkly

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

This 32-page booklet is a collection of 21 miniature essays by Bob Hickle, a veteran counselor in the alcoholism field. The biblical quotation used as a title, he explains, does not merely refer to "the imperfect perceptions of the alcoholic"; it also implies "that those of us who would help the alcoholic see him imperfectly through a window of our own experience and bias."

-- J. G.

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