Amazing & Extraordinary Facts - James Bond

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David & Charles, May 2, 2012 - Performing Arts - 144 pages
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Where did James Bond's creator, Ian Fleming, gain inspiration for his character? What was Ian Fleming's original name for his spy?Who wrote the James Bond theme?How did JFK influence the release of From Russia with Love?

An essential companion for every Bond fan, this book will unearth a plethora of surprising and intriguing facts about the much-loved fictional spy, and the books and films he has starred in. Brimming with strange and amusing stories about the Bond actors, from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig, behind-the-scenes tidbits from the film sets, and amazing facts about Ian Fleming’s original novel, the brief, accessible and entertaining pieces make this the perfect book to dip in to.


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About the author (2012)

Michael Paterson is an author and historian with a special interest and encyclopaedic knowledge of all things James Bond. He has written books on a diverse range of subjects, including Voices from Dickens's London and Winston Churchill: His Military Life 1895-1945.

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