Table of Contents
   Dramatis Personaep. xi
   Time Linep. xiii
   Prologuep. 1
   The Kickoffp. 5
   Strategyp. 26
   Week One: 43 Days Until Robot Shipp. 49
   Week Two: 36 Days Until Robot Shipp. 70
   The Competition: The ThunderChickens, Team 217p. 91
   Week Three: 29 Days Until Robot Shipp. 97
   Week Four: 22 Days Until Robot Shipp. 118
   The Competition: 2Train Robotics, Team 395p. 135
   Week Five: 15 Days Until Robot Shipp. 143
   Week Six: 8 Days Until Robot Shipp. 165
   96 Hours Until Shipp. 178
   Los Angeles Regional Competition: Long Beach Arena, March 12-14, Part Ip. 194
   Los Angeles Regional Competition: Long Beach Arena, March 12-14, Part IIp. 209
   The Competition: Heroes of Tomorrow, Team 67p. 233
   Sacramento Regional Competition: The Pavilion, University of California, Davis, March 26-28, Part Ip. 238
   Sacramento Regional Competition: The Pavilion, University of California, Davis, March 26-28, Part IIp. 251
   First Championship: Georgia Dome, Atlanta, April 16-18, Part Ip. 271
   First Championship: Georgia Dome, Atlanta, April 16-18, Part IIp. 290
   Epiloguep. 317
   Notesp. 327
   Game Glossaryp. 331
   Acknowledgmentsp. 335