No man is an island, and no author is a small subcontinent. This book would not have been possible without many people.
My wife, Lara. Without her, this book wouldn't have happened.
My mom. Without her, I wouldn't have happened.
All of the great people at Microsoft who helped make the .NET Framework and Web services a reality, and especially Stefan Pharies, Ramesh Seshadri, Alex Dejarnett, Elena Kharitidi, Kim Shearer, and John Koropchak.
The extended WSDK team: Hervey Wilson, Vick Mukherjee, HongMei Ge, Jim Huang, B. C. Kim, Sidd Shenoy, David Bradley, Sidney Higa, Oliver Sharp, John Shewchuck, Chris Kaler, Eric Zinda, Robert Wahbe, Don Box, Brad Severtson, and Andrew Layman.
Finally, the great people at Addison-Wesley and my reviewers, ...