Errata

Here we will post general errata as discovered; to be corrected in the next print edition.

Third Print Edition

CONTENT ERRORS

 

  1. Chap. 1, page 19, inset para. 2, line 7: an increase = a decrease

 

Second Print Edition

Content Errors

  1. Foreword, page ix – para. 1, line 3: office > officer
  2. About The Author, page xvii – para. 2, line 10: Ward > Ward Scott Miller
  3. Chap. 3, page 239 – bullet 1, line 3: …and the Russian Far East.
  4. Chap. 4, page 318, para. 3, line 9: traces of = trace amounts of
  5. Chap. 4, page 326, para. 5 (math section): energy = energy per year
  6. Chap. 4, page 327, para. 1, line 2: honest = fair

First Print Edition

Wording, Spelling, Grammar & Punctuation Errors

  1. Chap. 1, page 8 – para. 1, line 3: cuase > cause
  2. Chap. 2, page 151 – para 4. line 1 & 2: (well … very well) reword
  3. Chap. 2, page 165 – para. 2. line 2: can’t be significantly verified
  4. Chap. 2, page187 – para. 3, line :6 if I was > if I were
  5. Chap. 3, page 242, para 1, line 3: born = borne
  6. Chap. 3, page 242, para 1, line 3: all to = all too
  7. Chap, 3, page 256, para. 2, line 8: rouge = rogue
  8. Chap. 3, page 277, para 2, line 4: born = borne
  9. Chap. 3, page 277, para 4, line 8: to little = too little
  10. Chap. 3, page 282, para 2, line 4: born = borne
  11. Chap. 3, page 283, para 1, line 1: born = borne
  12. Chap. 3, page 283, para 1, line 2: (to easy = (too easy
  13. Chap. 3, page 301, para 5, line 3: (understand of the importance = understand the importance
  14. Chap. 4, page 318, para 1, line 7: contain = contains
  15. Chap. 6, page 368 – line 3: missing open parenthesis