We’d like to thank the Pearson production team for their time and effort in creating this book, for patience during the delays resulting from our jobs, and for providing valuable and insightful feedback during the entire process. Specifically:
• Thanks to Mary Beth Ray for getting this book contracted and managing the process from beginning to end. We understand that we are not always the easiest to work with, and your involvement has made the authoring process a bit less painful.
• Thanks to Christopher Cleveland, Mandie Frank, and John Edwards for their fantastic editing of the book.
• Thanks to the many others at Pearson who were part of developing and producing this book. Sometimes it is those who remain faceless and nameless ...