David Whitbread is the coauthor and art director of the sixth edition of the Commonwealth Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. He is also the director of design at the Australian government department in Canberra.
"Serves both teachers and designers very well. Portable and
comprehensive, it is perfectly suited for a college-level text and
as a handbook reference for the professional office."
"David Whitbread shows readers in a straightforward, easily readable text, how to analyze, organize and execute their designs, from sketching to publishing, whether it's for print or the screen." --Communication Arts
"A comprehensive reference guide written in a readable style and supported by checklists and tips." --Campus Review (Australia)