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Do you know about the real James Bond?
In the slim and elegant biography “The Real James Bond,” Jim Wright spills the secrets of Jim Bond (1900-89), the ornithologist from Philadelphia who had more than a name in common with his fictional double.
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Searching for the ghost signs of Manhattan
Bits and pieces of the old New York City can still be found all over the city, if you’re willing to look. FOX 5 NY speaks with author Frank Mastropolo about his new book, “Ghost Signs: Clues to Downtown New York’s Past” about the businesses these signs represent.
the real james bond book cover with an image of a man in a suit and tie
Enter the Giveaway!
First book to research the intriguing backstory of the real James Bond, a Philadelphia ornithologist. When James Bond published his landmark book, Birds of the West Indies, he had no idea it would set in motion events that would link him to the most iconic spy in the Western world and turn his life upside down. #jamesbond #realjamesbond #birds #birdbook #historybook #spies #spytruth #ianfleming
The Real James Bond Giveaway!
Learn the history of the man behind the name. The real James Bond was a Philadelphia ornithologist. When James Bond published his landmark book, Birds of the West Indies, he had no idea it would set in motion events that would link him to the most iconic spy in the Western world and turn his life upside down. #jamesbond #birds #spies #ornithology
the real james bond book cover with an image of a man in a suit and tie
The Real James Bond
First book to research the intriguing backstory of the real James Bond, a Philadelphia ornithologist. Pre-order your copy today! #JamesBond #TheRealJamesBond #TheRealBond