For the second edition

Several people have helped us bring about the second edition by reading parts of the manuscript in progress and pointing out errors or adding things we hadn’t considered. We’d like to thank Abigail, Patrick Abi Salloum, Sean Blanton, Kent Cowgill, Bruce Files, Mike Fraggasi, Jarkko Hietaniemi, Slaven Rezic, Andrew Rodland, Michael Stemle, and Sinan Ünür. In some places, we’ve acknowledged people directly next to their contribution.

Some people went much further than casual help and took us to task for almost every character. All the mistakes you don’t see were caught by Elliot Shank, Paul Fenwick, and Jacinta Richardson. Anything left over is our fault: our cats must have walked on our keyboards when we ...

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