This book would not have been possible without the support of my wife Natalie. A book of this size is very time-consuming, especially when you have to balance a book, a job, and, most importantly, a new baby on the way. My wife provided endless encouragement to keep me writing when I was pressed to meet deadlines for the book.

A special thanks to the team at Que Publishing, especially the book's editors, Carol Ackerman, Michael Watson, Tonya Simpson, and Mike Henry, and technical editors, Michelle Plum, Jacob Beach, Joshua Saul, and Jeremy Cioara.

Best wishes to all! And cheers!

Richard A. Deal

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