son of author Richard Bach, James Marcus Bach
was brought up with a craving for liberation.
When he was twelve, he discovered the 13th
amendment of the Constitution, and invoked
it to justify his refusal to do homework.
Later, nudged by Dad, he quit high school.
was hired by Apple Computer a few years later,
and has since become an internationally recognized
leader in the little field of software testing.
James passion is to teach people to think
better. He is the author of Lessons Learned
in Software Testing, and a new book: Secrets
of a Buccaneer-Scholar, which describes his
approach to self-education.