The staying power of the worldas most dashing secret agent and the evolution of the James Bond franchise are explored in this smart yet nostalgic collection of essays. Leading writers, including Raymond Benson, J.A. Konrath, Raelynn Hillhouse, and John Cox, discuss the ten sexiest Bond girls, the best villains, and the controversy surrounding the latest actor to play James Bond. Topics covered range from the playfulahow to build a secret lair and avoid the perennial mistakes made by would-be world dominatorsato the thought-provoking, such as Bondas place in the modern world, his Oedipal tendencies and perceived misogyny, and the unerring allure of the charming spy.Or the digital radio watch from For Your Eyes Only. ... Safety tIp: Careful you dona#39;t lose any fingers when you reset for different time zones. ... friends and family will be when they see you driving around in your sporty new BMW 750 iL with the electrified door handles, bulletproof glass, reinflating tires, and rear nail ejectors.
|Title||:||James Bond in the 21st Century|
|Author||:||Glenn Yeffeth, Leah Wilson|
|Publisher||:||BenBella Books, Inc. - 2013-08-21|