Special thanks go to Jonathan Gennick. He skillfully guided and directed every aspect of this book, from its inception to print. This book would not have been possible without him.
We're thankful to Kylie Johnston for being an effective and enthusiastic project manager. We also want to acknowledge the contributions of production editor Elizabeth Berry, the meticulous work of our copy editor Kim Wimpsett, and the entire production and marketing team at Apress for all the effort they put into producing the final book.
Darl Kuhn, Charles Kim, and Bernard Lopuz
A huge thanks goes to Heidi Kuhn who taught me that the short hills build overconfidence; it's the long uphill rides that give character to your lungs, and with effort, today's ...