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The animal on the cover of DHCP for Windows 2000 is a frilled coquette hummingbird (Lophornis magnificus). There are over 300 species of hummingbirds. They are found in all parts of the Americas, but the majority of species live in tropical South America. The hummingbird family includes the smallest of all birds; many species are less than 8 centimeters (3 inches) long.
Leanne Soylemez was the production editor and copyeditor for DHCP for Windows 2000. Nicole Arigo, Mary Sheehan, and Susan Carlson Greene provided quality control. Nancy Crumpton wrote and Brenda Miller edited the index.
Ellie Volckhausen designed the cover of this book, based on a series design by Edie Freedman. The cover image is a 19th-century engraving form the Dover Pictorial Archive. Emma Colby produced the cover layout with QuarkXpress 4.1 using Adobe’s ITC Garamond font.
Alicia Cech and David Futato designed the interior layout based on a series design by Nacy Priest. Mike Sierra implemented the design in FrameMaker 5.5.6. The text and heading fonts are ITC Garamond Light and Garamond Book; the code font Constant Willison. The illustrations that appear in the book were produced by Robert Romano using Macromedia Freehand 8 and Adobe Photoshop 5. This colophon ...