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The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours

The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue

  • Author: Michael J. Tougias,Casey Sherman
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 150110683X
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 224
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Documents the 1952 Coast Guard mission to save the crews of two oil tankers that were torn in half by the force of one of New England's worst nor'easters.

The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition)

The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition)

The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue

  • Author: Michael J. Tougias,Casey Sherman
  • Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • ISBN: 0805097651
  • Category: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Page: 176
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On the night of February 18, 1952, during one of the worst winter storms that New England has ever seen, two oil tankers just off the shore of Cape Cod were torn in half by the force of the storm. This middle-grade adaptation of an adult nonfiction book tells the story of the shipwreck and a harrowing Coast Guard rescue when four men in a tiny lifeboat overcame insurmountable odds and saved more than 30 stranded sailors. This is a fast-paced, uplifting story that puts young readers in the middle of the action. It's a gripping story of heroism and survival with the same intensity as the bestselling book and movie The Perfect Storm. A Christy Ottaviano Book

Focus On: 100 Most Popular Drama Films Based on Actual Events

Focus On: 100 Most Popular Drama Films Based on Actual Events

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The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours

The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue

  • Author: Michael Tougias,Mike Tougias,Casey Sherman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781410419217
  • Category: History
  • Page: 347
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Survivors recount the heroic undertakings of Coast Guard teams aboard small crafts who attempted to save the crews of two oil tankers caught in a violent nor'easter off the coast of Cape Cod.

A Storm Too Soon

A Storm Too Soon

A True Story of Disaster, Survival and an Incredible Rescue

  • Author: Michael J. Tougias,Mike Tougias
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1451683340
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 208
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Presents the story of three men shipwrecked during a storm in the Gulf Stream and the four men on a Coast Guard helicopter who rescued them, as survivors and rescuers battle monster waves and perilous wind conditions.

Talking Book Topics

Talking Book Topics

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Derek's Gift

Derek's Gift

A True Story of Love, Courage and Lessons Learned

  • Author: Michael Tougias,Buck Harris
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781940503080
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 118
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A teenager dying of cancer and the five special people in his life share insights to cherish

The Illustrated London News

The Illustrated London News

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  • Category: London (England)
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Congressional Record

Congressional Record

Proceedings and Debates of the ... Congress

  • Author: United States. Congress
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  • Category: Law
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The New York Times Book Review

The New York Times Book Review

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