The Greater Glory

The Greater Glory Top Gun for WWI
Drama by Nancy Froeschle and Stephen Trow
Based on a true story
Nicholl Fellowships – finalist
PAGE Awards – semi-finalist
Zoetrope – semi-finalist

Lt. Frank Luke was a rugged hero who saved thousands of doughboys in the trenches, became America’s highest scoring ace and the first pilot ever awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.  But why would a nation bestow its highest honor on a man running from Court-Martial, and idolize a renegade who steals a plane and flies single-handed against the German army while operating outside military law? Read a sample.