Forrest Gump by Winston Groom [1994 PUB. ADVANCE PAPERBACK]
Forrest Gump by Winston Groom
PUBLISHER'S ADVANCE PAPERBACK  POCKET BOOKS
Mega Rare 1994 publishers Advance of this rare Second Edition, only released in hardcover.
Larger trade paperback. Like new with light shelf wear and some mild tanning.
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...