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Forrest Gump

Author: Winston Groom; Mark Hammer; Recorded Books, LLC.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Meet Forrest Gump, the lovable, hurculean, and surprisingly savy hero of this remarkable comic odyssey. After accidentally becoming the star of Univerity of Alabama's football team, Forrest goes on to become a Vietnam War hero, a worl-class Ping-Pong player, a villainous wrestler, and a business tycoon -- as he wonders with cildlike wisdome at the insanity all around him. In between misadentures, he manages to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Humorous stories
Downloadable audio books
Additional Physical Format: Source record:
Groom, Winston, 1944-
Forrest Gump.
Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2013], ℗1995
(OCoLC)843448184
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Groom; Mark Hammer; Recorded Books, LLC.
ISBN: 9781442343238 1442343230
OCLC Number: 1000048035
Notes: Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released on cassette, p1995.
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by Mark Hammer.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (9 hr., 9 min., 6 sec.)) : digital.
Responsibility: Winston Groom.

Abstract:

Meet Forrest Gump, the lovable, hurculean, and surprisingly savy hero of this remarkable comic odyssey. After accidentally becoming the star of Univerity of Alabama's football team, Forrest goes on to become a Vietnam War hero, a worl-class Ping-Pong player, a villainous wrestler, and a business tycoon -- as he wonders with cildlike wisdome at the insanity all around him. In between misadentures, he manages to compare battle scars with Lyndon Johnson, discover the truth about Richard Nixon, and survive the ups and downs of remaining true to his only love, Jenny, on an extraordinary journey through three decades of the American cultural landscape. Forrest gump has one heck of a story to tell -- and you've got to read it to believe it....

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