As I write this acknowledgment, I am in Albuquerque, New Mexico. At this moment I’m mindful of the many people who have helped with the production of this book, as well as all of the other books, training manuals, and magazine articles I’ve written. Further, I’m mindful of all the people who have been a part of my professional life beyond writing and, of course, and most important, those who have been and are a part of my personal and family life. What I’m saying is that there are a lot of people who deserve to be acknowledged here. The sad truth is that I don’t have enough space, or a good enough memory, to recall them all. So, to the unnamed ...

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