THOUGH ONLY TWO names are on the cover, no book of this magnitude gets written without the efforts of many dedicated individuals.

Eric Carter would like to thank his entire family for the patience they showed while “Dad” was working on his book: Jason, Hayley, Camilla, Rand, Elizabeth, and Miles. Extreme thanks are due to his wife, Tamsyn, who was ever supportive and kept everything together somehow during this effort.

Eric Lippert would like to thank his excellent wife, Leah, for her support and tremendous patience over the many months that it took to put this book together.

Many thanks to everyone at Addison-Wesley who made this book possible. Joan Murray and Olivia Basegio provided expertise, guidance, encouragement, and feedback ...

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