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17f: The Life of Ian Fleming ❴Download❵ ➵ 17f: The Life of Ian Fleming Author Donald McCormick – Buyprobolan50.co.uk Through his fictional creation, James Bond, Ian Fleming achieved world wide fame Fleming has been seen as the archetype for Bond, the jaunty, womanizing secret agent, a somewhat self indulgent English Through his fictional creation, James Life of ePUB ´ Bond, Ian Fleming achieved world wide fame Fleming has been seen as the archetype for Bond, the jaunty, womanizing secret agent, a somewhat self indulgent Englishman given to rich man s pursuits In this book Donald McCormick, who knew Ian Fleming well, sets out to disprove the stereotype playboy image Fleming was one of four brothers His father, a Conservative MP with a Scottish background, 17f: The PDF/EPUB or was killed in the Army in , when Ian was nine Consequently his mother, a dominant personality, exerted a strong influence on him After Eton, Fleming went on to Sandhurst, but withdrew to try for the Foreign Office He failed to enter the latter and subsequently worked in the City In the war he came into his own and served with distinction, notably as Personal Assistant to the Director of British The Life of Kindle Ö Naval Intelligence, with the rank of commander signing his memoranda with the code name F After the war he became foreign manager for Kemsley Newspapers Following his much acclaimed first novel, Casino Royale, published in , Bond books appeared regularly until his death inDonald McCormick reaches far and wide in this illuminating account of Ian Fleming s remarkable life, covering his wartime exploits and successful journalistic career as well as his marriage to Anne Rothermere and life at Goldeneye, his house in Jamaica He shows Fleming as steadfast and loyal to others, but also as a restless man always seeking new talents in himself Fleming s command of pace and innate romanticism, vital ingredients in his fiction, were ever present too in his many lifetime relationships and activities.


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