I would like to thank Jeff Riley, Box Twelve Communications, for choosing me to write this book, and Kim Lindros for her work as the developmental editor. Kim’s thorough reviews immensely improved the quality of the book. I would like to thank Damien Foggon, the technical reviewer, for his comments and attention to detail while reviewing the book.
I would also like to thank Carole Jelen, Waterside Publications, for the initial discussions and help in setting up the project, and David Wall (www.davidwall.com) for introducing me to Carole and for helping me complete other projects while this book was under way.
Finally, I must thank Tiya and Liana for their understanding and support while I was writing the book through the summer holidays. ...