I’d like to thank the people that were instrumental in helping me create this book.
First, at O’Reilly, Kenyon Brown. Ken and I worked together in the early 1990s on one of my very first books, back when he was with another publisher. He remembered me and was kind enough to give me a try for this project. For that, I thank him.
Also, at O’Reilly and Online Training Solutions, Inc. (OTSI), a long stream of editors and production people, including Sumita Mukherji (O’Reilly), Kristen Borg (O’Reilly), Jean Trenary (OTSI), Jaime Odell (OTSI), and Kathy Krause (OTSI). These folks helped make sure the book’s text was grammatically correct, met style guidelines, and looked great in print.
At Microsoft Corporation, Andy Ruff, Richard Kmieciak, ...