Norman C. Delaney, Naval History’s 2011 Author of the Year, has taught strategy and policy as an adjunct professor for the Naval War College at NAS Corpus Christi. The Department of Defense Legacy Resource Management Program had him conduct an oral history of the station to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War II. Dr. Delaney’s books include John McIntosh Kell of the Raider Alabama (University of Alabama Press, 2003).
James P. Delgado, director of Maritime Heritage for the National Marine Sanctuaries Program at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, has led or participated in shipwreck expeditions around the world. His many books include Misadventures of a Civil War Submarine: Iron, Guns, and Pearls (Texas A&M University Press, 2012) and Khubilai Kahn’s Lost Fleet: In Search of a Legendary Armada (University of California Press, 2010).