I would like to thank:
Harriet Sigerman, without whom this book would never have happened.
Naomi B. Pascal and Deborah Brodie, for piercing editorial insights, gently expressed.
Paul Pascal, for his guidance and impressive erudition.
David and Susan Pascal for helpful feedback and support.
Nancy Toff and Lisa Barnett at Oxford University Press, for their assistance and (especially) patience.
David Lupher, for his research prowess.