From Philip Crowder (Third Edition):
Christ Jesus is my personal Savior and all that is done is done through God's saving Grace and abiding love.
I should acknowledge my editors above all others, for it was through their strenuous efforts that this book was brought about. They were always professional and gentlemanly, and wonderful exemplars of the highest ideals of publishing. I should wish to especially single out Mr. Chris Webb, the Executive editor, for his excellence, followed closely by the very, very patient Mr. Kevin Shafer for his brilliant editorial work, and the very astute technical editor, Mr. Auri Rahimzadeh, whom I should one day soon hope to see write a book himself. Mr. Robert Diforio, my literary agent and patient tutor, is the man who guided me, with lively humor and wisdom, from the beginning to the successful conclusion of this book, and I thank him very much for all he has done.
To my brother, the bold and brave, who early took his way and will always be one of the flag bearers and great heralds of the Information Age. He is erudite, educated, hard-working, has led a great life of the mind and is a tremendous writer... and is a generous, loving, and inspiring brother.
Parents: This book is in honor of my father, the greatest man I have ever met, and my mother, who shared in his vision and worked with him every step of the way to achieve it. His success is equally hers. One could not ask for finer parents and one may only strive to be as good, as ...