Every book you’ve ever read perpetuates a big fat lie. And I’m here to out the publishing industry’s dirty little secret: Books are not “by” only one person. Yes, you see only one name on many book covers (including this one), but it takes a team of dedicated people to pull off the final product. Authors could not do it alone; I certainly could not have done it alone. So I want to thank all those who helped make this new edition a reality.
Thanks to Dan Foster, who pulled double duty as both Project Editor and Copy Editor. Dan was able to help improve a book that had already seen multiple editors.
Thanks to Joshua Smith, my Technical Reviewer, who made sure my programs worked as advertised.
Thanks to Kelly Talbot, my Proofreader, ...