There is always something for which to be thankful.
This book was written over a period of several years. They say good things come to those who wait. In that time countless people have helped along the way . . .
No one deserves more thanks, and indeed sympathy, than my wife Bryony who has put up with me and this project over its long gestation period. Phillipians 1v3.
My good friend, excellent programmer, and illustrator extraordinaire, David Brookes, took my awful monkey cartoons with lame jokes and turned them into things of beauty. Thanks Dave! The lame jokes are still my fault.
Many people have read early drafts of this material in one form or another. Specific thanks are due to ACCU (www.accu.org) which has been ...