John Knight was educated at Warwick University where he gained a joint honours degree in American History/Politics. He was a Fine Art Valuer for a number of London-based Auction Houses including Christie's and Bonhams before changing career and taking up writing and lecturing full time. A confirmed Americanophile he writes a blog on American culture, society, and History at englishmanlovesamerica.com. He splits his time between homes in Nottingham, England and Dutchess County, New York. His book, War at Saber Point: Banastre Tarleton and the British Legion will be published this fall by Westholme.