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Read online Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump, #1).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump, #1) Meet Forrest Gump the lovable herculean and surprisingly savvy hero of this remarkable comic odyssey After accidentally becoming the star of University of Alabama s football team Forrest goes on to become a Vietnam War hero a world class Ping Pong player a villainous wrestler and a business tycoon as he wonders with childlike wisdom at the insanity all around him In between misadventures 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 by Winston Groom

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Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump, #1)
Title:Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump, #1)
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Number of Pages:248
Category:Fiction, Humor, Historical fiction, Classics, Movies
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Written by gifted storyteller Winston Groom author of i Forrest Gump i i The Aviators i tells the saga of three extraordinary aviators Charles Lindbergh Eddie Rickenbacker and Jimmy Doolittle and how they redefine heroism through their genius daring and uncommon courage br br This is the fascinating story of three extraordinary heroes who defined aviation during the great age of flight These cleverly interwoven tales of their heart stopping adventures take us from the feats of World War I through the heroism of World War II and beyond including daring military raids and survival at sea and will appeal to fans of i Unbroken i i The Greatest Generation i and i Flyboys i With the world in peril in World War II each man set aside great success and comfort to return to the skies for his most daring mission yet Doolittle a brilliant aviation innovator would lead the daring Tokyo Raid to retaliate for Pearl Harbor Lindbergh hero of the first solo flight across the Atlantic would fly combat missions in the South Pacific and Rickenbacker World War I flying ace would bravely hold his crew together while facing near starvation and circling sharks after his plane went down in a remote part of the Pacific Groom s rich narrative tells their intertwined stories from broken homes to Medals of Honor all three would receive it barnstorming to the greatest raid of World War II front page triumph to anguished tragedy and near death to ultimate survival as all took to the sky time and again to become exemplars of the spirit of the greatest generation, Meet Forrest Gump the lovable herculean and surprisingly savvy hero of this remarkable comic odyssey After accidentally becoming the star of University of Alabama s football team Forrest goes on to become a Vietnam War hero a world class Ping Pong player a villainous wrestler and a business tycoon as he wonders with childlike wisdom at the insanity all around him In between misadventures 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, Celebrated historian Winston Groom tells the intertwined and uniquely American tales of George Patton Douglas MacArthur and George Marshall from the World War I battle that shaped them to their greatest victory leading the allies to victory in World War II These three remarkable men of arms who rose from the gruesome hell of the First World War to become the finest generals of their generation during World War II redefined America s ideas of military leadership and brought forth a new generation of American soldier Their efforts revealed to the world the grit and determination that would become synonymous with America in the post war years br br Filled with novel worthy twists and turns and set against the backdrop of the most dramatic moments of the twentieth century i The Generals i is a powerful action packed book filled with marvelous surprises and insights into the lives of America s most celebrated warriors, Long fascinated with the Mexican Revolution and the vicious border wars of the early twentieth century Winston Groom brings to life a much forgotten period of history in this sprawling saga of heroism injustice and love br br An episodic novel set in six parts em El Paso em pits the legendary Pancho Villa a much feared outlaw and revolutionary against a thrill seeking railroad tycoon known as the Colonel whose fading fortune is tied up in a colossal ranch in Chihuahua Mexico But when Villa kidnaps the Colonel s grandchildren in the midst of a cattle drive and absconds into the Sierra Madre the aging New England patriarch and his adopted son head to El Paso hoping to find a group of cowboys brave enough to hunt the Generalissimo down br br Replete with gunfights daring escapes and an unforgettable bullfight em El Paso em with its textured blend of history and legend becomes an indelible portrait of the American Southwest in the waning days of the frontier