Amherst Media began as a leading mail order distributor for all manner of photography-related publications. With the first printing of Basic 35mm Camera Guide, we began our transition into publisher of photography books. In the 25 years since, Amherst Media has become the best source for original, in depth, photographic instruction. From amateur photographers and serious photographers to the world's leading professional photographers, we have something to offer all of them.
Osprey Publishing is an Oxford-based publishing company specializing in military history. Predominantly an illustrated publisher, many of their books contain full-color artwork plates, maps and photographs, and the company produces over a dozen ongoing series, each focusing on a specific aspect of the history of warfare. Osprey has published over 2,300 books (as Sept,2012). They are best known for their Men-at-Arms series, running to nearly 500 titles, with each book dedicated to a specific historical army or military unit.
John Grisham graduated from Law School in 1981 and for nine years ran his own law firm. Following the extraordinary success of The Firm, John Grisham gave up his practice to write full time. He lives with his wife Renee and their two children Ty and Shea. The family splits their time between their Victorian home on a farm in Mississippi and a plantation near Charlottesville, VA.