Casino Royale

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Penguin, 2002 - Fiction - 212 pages
14 Reviews
This, the first of Ian Flemings tales of secret agent 007, finds Bond on a mission to neutralize a lethal, high-rolling Russian operative called Le Chiffreby ruining him at the baccarat table.

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Review: Casino Royale (James Bond (Original Series) #1)

User Review  - Julian Meynell - Goodreads

Spoilers This will be a review of not just Casino Royale, but of the James Bond books in general. I think that there is a good argument to be made, that the Bond books are the most misunderstood books ... Read full review

Review: Casino Royale: Pre Intermediate (Macmillan Readers)

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Casino is dangerous place, but many people come. Because, they can't stop Casino. Read full review

Contents

Number 007
20
The Girl from Headquarters
33
The Game is Baccarat
65
Copyright

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About the author (2002)

Ian Fleming was born in 1908 in London, England. He attended Eton College and then the Royal Military College at Sandhurst. He left there after a year to go study languages in Munich and Geneva. Fleming served as the Moscow correspondent for the Reuters News Agency from 1929 till 1933. he then became a banker and a stockholder in London until the beginning of World War II. When the war began, Fleming became the personal assistant to the Director of British Naval Intelligence, where he learned most of his espionage terms. When the war was over, he worked as the foreign manager of The Sunday Times in London. Fleming wrote twelve James Bond novels, nearly all of which were made into Motion Pictures. He died in 1964.

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