Ralph, hoping to impress the local bicycle racing team, uses his secret rocket engine in a race against his friend Dudley, but afterwards only Dudley is asked to join the team.
|LC Classifications||PZ7.N4427 Hi 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||2004011980|
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It is hardly surprising that most of the millions of words written about him have focused on this, his finest hour. It is a wonderful story, but the effect has been to leave us with a. Michael J. Tougias is the author of a number of books, including Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy; Overboard!; The Finest Hours (with Casey Sherman), the basis of the major motion picture released in ; Fatal Forecast; and Ten Hours Until Dawn: The True Story of Heroism and Tragedy Aboard the Can is a sought-after lecturer who Released on: Ap With some exceptions for the sake of dramatic tension and concise storytelling, the script largely sticks to its source material, Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman’s book The Finest Hours: Author: Eliza Berman. The screenplay, written by Eric Johnson, Scott Silver, and Paul Tamasy, is based on The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue by Michael J. Tougias and Casey by: Carter Burwell.