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6 edition of Sad nun at Synanon. found in the catalog.

Sad nun at Synanon.

by Barbara Leslie Austin

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austin, Barbara Leslie.,
  • Austin, Barbara Leslie.,
  • Synanon (Foundation),
  • Drug addicts -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Autobiographical.

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5800.S93 A9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5697558M
    ISBN 100030844932
    LC Control Number70102150
    OCLC/WorldCa74618

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This book takes you to the begining of liberal alchohl and drug sobriety with tough love from a tough wise by: 1. This book takes you to the begining of liberal alchohl and drug sobriety with tough love from a tough wise nun.5/5(1).

This account by a youthful and liberal Roman Catholic nun of her participation as teacher and observer in violently bold encounters at Synanon is a raw and revealing narrative. Sister Barbara, shaken to the depths, does return to her order eventually but Synanon has left its mark.

Sad nun at Synanon. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Barbara Leslie Austin; Barbara Leslie Austin: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Leslie Austin.

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Barbara Leslie Austin is the author of Sad Nun at Synanon ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 1 review, published ) and Soulcatcher ( avg rating, 1 rati /5(1). This book takes you to the begining of liberal alchohl and drug sobriety with tough love from a tough wise nun.

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In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading Reviews: Austin published her account of the episode inSad Nun at Synanon. When the Sisters entered the Foundation they found the Catholic Church was not considered Synanon’s equal.

Dederich, remembering his Catholic upbringing, even quipped about keeping the Nuns away from children. Synanon by S. Guy Endore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Passion for books. Sign On My Account Basket Help. Menu. Search Sad nun at Synanon.

Barbara Leslie Austin. Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston () ISBN ISBN Used. The first book cover was the 3 people on horseback or walking.

It showed the loyal friend following the assassin looking dude in a turban holding what looked like a laser rifle. Then the girl out front kind of on a mountain edge. Sort of snowing.

I recall the cover of the second book was a cave like setting with a sad looking girl facing down. Sad nun at Synanon Barbara Leslie Austin. out of 5 stars 1. Hardcover. 11 offers from $ The Rise and Fall of Synanon: A California Utopia Professor Rod Janzen. out of 5 stars Hardcover.

3 offers from $ From Miracle to Madness 2nd. Edition: The True Story of Charles Dederich and s: 3. Find synanon from a vast selection of Other Books. Get great deals on eBay. Two others, a former nun and priest, had caused controversy with their books earlier.

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Three books written by Synanon supporters in ; an admission of brainwashing, and warnings of the sad end to come. Tags: Al Bauman, Charles Dederich, dave Deitch, Dede harvey, Dr. Dan Casriel, Dr. Frederich Hacker, Dr. George Bach, Dr.

Marshall Cherkas, Guy Endore, Lewis Yabonski, Paul Morantz, Ricky Volkman, Skip Ferdeber, Synanon. Diderot's The Nun (La Religieuse) is the seemingly true story of a young girl forced by her parents to enter a convent and take holy orders. A novel mingling mysticism, madness, sadistic cruelty and nascent sexuality, it gives a scathing insight into the effects of forced vocations and /5().

Bibliography Barbara Leslie Austin, Sad Nun at Synanon (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, ). Daniel Casriel, So Fair a House: The Story of Synanon (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, ).

Ok so overall I enjoyed this book. I found it in a very old book store and the lady suggested it to me as a 'sad but wonderful' read. The fact The Nun's Story is based on Kathryn Hulme's own experience with a nun and inspired by her story gives it a lot more weight/5(89).

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