Excerpt from Inside of Dust Jacket: This book tells the story of Joe Zeppa and his partners as they struggled through the years to establish and develop their company. By 1956 Delta was not only a leader domestically but had ventured into foreign operations that would take Delta hands around the world. Successes and failures, progress and setbacks: this is the story of Delta Drilling Company told by the people who lived it.
James Presley is the author of eight books and more than 100 articles. He is the 1981 recipient of the John H. McGinnis Memorial Award for his essay, “America’s Black Novelists and the Nobel Prize,” published by Southwest Review. He has also received the Anson Jones Award for excellence in medical writing.