I would like to express my gratitude to all the people who played a part in developing this book. First, a special thanks to Ben Renow-Clarke for giving me the opportunity to write the book. Thanks to Jill Balzano and Mark Powers for their guidance and direction. Thanks also to everyone who took part in the review and editing of the book for their professionalism and enthusiasm: Chris Nelson, Matthew Canning, James Markham, Lisa Vecchione, Kezia Endsley, Brendan Frost, and Dhaneesh Kumar.
Finally, a thank-you to Victor Jacono for his invaluable help with the English text.