About the Author
ABOUT ALIYAHU M. GOLDRATTDr Eli Goldratt's book, The Goal, has been a bestseller since 1984 and is recognised as one of the bestselling management books of all time, having sold over 7 million copies worldwide. Eli Goldratt was the author of many other books including the business novels, It's Not Luck (the sequel to The Goal), Critical Chain, Necessary but Not Sufficient and Isn't It Obvious? Dr Goldratt was the founder of TOC for Education, a nonprofit organisation dedicated to bringing TOC thinking and tools to teachers and their students (www.tocforeducation.com) as well as Goldratt Consulting (www.goldrattconsulting.com). ABOUT THE SCRIPTERDwight John Zimmerman is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, edutor and president of the Military Writers Society of America. He has written more than a dozen books, including Lincoln's Last Days, the #1 New York Times bestselling adaptation of Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly, and Uncommon Valor: The Medal of Honor and the Warriors Who Earned It In Afghanistan and Iraq which won the 2010 Military Writers Society of America Founder's Award, the organisation's highest honour. He has written more than 300 articles on military history, as well as comic book stories for Marvel Comics and other comic book publishers. ABOUT THE ARTIST As art director and designer for CBS Records, Byron Preiss Visual Publications and DC Comics, illustrator Dean Motter has created a plethora of award-winning book and record jackets. As a graphic novelist he is best known for Terminal City, The Prisoner, Batman: Nine Lives and his seminal creation, Mister X. He has illustrated non-fiction comic books for the Davis S. Wyman Institute and the Los Angeles Holocaust Museum, including The Book Hiter Didn't Want You To Read and Karski's Mission: To Stop the Holocaust.