Finally, I should be little better than a churl if I were not to express my thanks to my dog Fritz, who patiently stayed at home alone day after day while I was consorting with strange dogs at the Library of Congress.
Then again, Appleby’s acknowledgement is at least cheerfully odd. I don’t think the same can be said of Larry M. Bartels’ dedication in Unequal Democracy
For my brother, Thomas Raymond Bartels,
who lived poor and died young