First I thank Martin Ordesky, the creator of Scala, for his thoughtful creation, which takes language design to the next level. Without his work, this book would not exist.
I also thank all of the members of the Scala community. Without their help and comments, I never could have imagined writing this book.
At Manning, I give my thanks to Marjan Bace, Mike Stephens, my editors Cynthia Kane and Katharine Osborne for helping me improve my writing, and the production team of Corbin Collins, Elizabeth Martin, Dottie Marsico, Mary Piergies, Toma Mulligan, and Janet Vail. Special thanks go to Ivan Kirkpatrick and Clint Combs, my technical proofreaders, for their in-depth feedback on the text and the code.
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