John A. Tracy is a former accountant and professor of accounting. He is also the author of Accounting For Dummies.
Part I: Business Accounting Basics.
Chapter 1: Elements of Business Accounting.
Chapter 2: Financial Effects of Transactions.
Chapter 3: Getting Started in the Bookkeeping Cycle.
Chapter 4: The Bookkeeping Cycle: Adjusting and Closing Entries.
Part II: Preparing Financial Statements.
Chapter 5: The Effects and Reporting of Profit.
Chapter 6: Reporting Financial Condition in the Balance Sheet.
Chapter 7: Coupling the Income Statement and Balance Sheet.
Chapter 8: Reporting Cash Flows and Changes in Owners’ Equity.
Chapter 9: Choosing Accounting Methods.
Part III: Managerial, Manufacturing, and Capital Accounting.
Chapter 10: Analyzing Profit Behavior.
Chapter 11: Manufacturing Cost Accounting.
Chapter 12: Figuring Out Interest and Return on Investment.
Part IV: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 13: Ten Things You Should Know About Business Financial Statements.
Chapter 14: A Ten-Point Checklist for Management Accountants.