Elliot Carlsons a longtime journalist who has worked for such newspapers as the <em>Honolulu Advertiser</em>, <em>Wall Street Journal</em>, and the <em>AARP Bulletin</em>. Carlson is the author of the Chief of Naval Operation's reading list title <em>Joe Rochefort's War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway</em>.</p>