Distinctive Works of American Military History
Where can I buy books published by Knox Press? Knox Press books are available where ever books are sold, both at traditional booksellers, or online. Knox Press is distributed to the trade via National Book Network. You can also place your order from this web site. You can begin on this catalogue page.
What is the "Knox Press"? Knox Press is an independent publishing imprint, a division of New England Publishing Associates, Inc. NEPA was founded in 1983. NEPA has a long history of packaging works for publishers. New technologies offer writers opportunities to self publish. While there are certainly conveniences to self publishing, working with a publishing partner offers writers the experience and advantages of distribution, marketing and publicity expertise. Knox Press is a boutique independent press, with an extensive reach into the market.
Who is the Publisher of Knox Press? Roger S. Williams - Roger has worked in publishing for over thirty years as a bookseller and sales director at Bantam Doubleday Dell, and Simon and Schuster. His background has spanned a broad range of successful positions from many publishing industry perspectives. He has been involved in sales, marketing, merchandising, editorial, and product development. He has run, and owned successful bookstores. He has sold to traditional and special sales accounts, national retail, wholesale, mass market, and independent channels. Roger is a member of the Association of Author’s Representatives, the American Booksellers Association, The Society of Military History, The Organization of American Historians, and the American Historical Society. He is also a public historian, board secretary of the Princeton Battlefield Society, a founding committee member of the TenCrucialDays.org, and a member of the David Library of the American Revolution, and the Washington Crossing Park Association. The Knox Press is a natural extension of his professional expertise and his vocation as a public historian.
Roger is also a literary agent, Managing Director of The Roger Williams Agency. As a literary agent, and member of the Association of Author's Representatives, his primary goal is to advise authors on all publishing options. Knox Press is one option for distinctive works of military history. It is highly recommended that any author have independent agent representation for their intellectual properties. For more information about Roger's agency, visit www.rogerwilliamsagency.com
What does Knox Press publish? Knox Press publishes distinctive books on American Military History from academic and pubic historians. I am interested in books on strategy, tactics, and the social aspects of military history.
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Who is "Knox"? Henry Knox (July 25, 1750 – October 25, 1806) was a Boston bookseller turned military officer of the Continental Army and later the United States Army, who also served as the first United States Secretary of War from 1789 to 1794.