Moonraker (James Bond)
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Moonraker (James Bond)

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Published by jove .
Written in English


  • Sci-Fi

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Open LibraryOL7656159M
ISBN 100515053449
ISBN 109780515053449

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Mar 08,  · Moonraker (James Bond (Original Series) Book 3) - Kindle edition by Ian Fleming. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Moonraker (James Bond (Original Series) Book 3)/5(). Moonraker is the third novel by British author Ian Fleming, based on the fictional British Secret Service agent Commander James Bond, first published by Jonathan Cape on April 7, Set completely in England, it follows Bond's mission to stop an industrialist Sir Hugo Drax from destroying. Another wonderful visit to Langley, including lunch and of course, a stop at a truly wonderful books tore: Moonraker Books Found some great titles - no surprise there. But the most memorable part of afternoon was the very special tour of what's new, old, and special in Langley, led by none other than Moonraker's Josh Hauser!/5(29). Moonraker is a spy film and the eleventh in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions, and the fourth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The third and final film in the series to be directed by Lewis Gilbert, it co-stars Lois Chiles, Music by: John Barry.

Check out this great listen on The Moonraker project has a millionaire backer, the war hero Sir Hugo Drax - a man who, it seems, cheats at cards. With a ballistic rocket at stake, Sir Hugo's exposure could threaten Britain's latest defense system, so James Bond is asked to investigate. Jan 01,  · When I first discovered James Bond in the cinema the movie was called "Moonraker" and while it made me an immediate fan of Roger Moore as I was somewhat puzzled as the Fleming "Moonraker" novel which I rate fairly high had very little in common with the book/5. Nov 04,  · The title originally referred to something very different. In the novel, Moonraker is a rocket being constructed for the British government by Hugo Drax. Bond kills the snake with Goodhead's poison-tipped pen and is grabbed by Jaws. He is taken to Drax' control room where the launching of several Moonraker shuttles is being observed. Drax reveals that he'd originally ordered the theft of the British Moonraker because one of the original fleet developed a last-minute malfunction.

Moonraker saw James Bond based in the UK, where strictly he was not supposed to operate. The book again features the thrilling card games of Casino Royale and has to be noted as the only book where does not get the girl.. The plot centres around a wealthy industrialist, Sir Hugo Drax, and his ambition to finance Britain’s nuclear strike capability. Oct 16,  · Moonraker, the third Bond book published in 3 years (), keeps Bond in London for the duration of the novel, starting with M asking about his little vacation with the now-gone babe, Solitaire, before enlisting Bond's help to go investigate the country's strangely-scarred and eccentric-in-appearance Sir Hugo Drax (wow! what a cool name!), who 4/5. Moonraker: Characters from the novel. Friends M. Although the head of the Secret Service appears in the first two James Bond novels, Moonraker is the first time the reader encounters him outside his office. Bond joins him for dinner at his private member’s club, Blades, prior to partnering him against Sir Hugo Drax at bridge. MOONRAKER. Custom Clamshell Case Only by Fleming, Ian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at