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The Resource The science of James Bond : from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films, Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg

The science of James Bond : from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films, Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg

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The science of James Bond : from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films
Title
The science of James Bond
Title remainder
from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films
Statement of responsibility
Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the true science that underlies James Bond's fantastic gadgets and feats, including the car the turns into a submarine, the buzz-saw Rolex, and the rocket-firing cigarette, covering hundreds of Q Division's inventions and analyzing Bond's battles in the air, under the sea, in outerspace, and beneath the earth
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DLC
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Gresh, Lois H
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6056.L4
LC item number
Z66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weinberg, Robert E
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  • Fleming, Ian
  • Fleming, Ian
  • Bond, James
  • Fleming, Ian
  • Fleming, Ian
  • Fleming, Ian
  • Bond, James
  • Fleming, Ian <1908-1964> - Et les sciences
  • Fleming, Ian <1908-1964> - Personnages - James Bond
  • Literature and science
  • Spy stories, English
  • Science in literature
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Littérature et sciences
  • Roman d'espionnage anglais
  • Bond, James (Personnage fictif)
  • Sciences dans la littérature
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Literature and science
  • Science
  • Science in literature
  • Spy stories, English
  • Great Britain
  • Filmtechnik
  • Spezialeffekt
  • James-Bond-Film
  • Bond, James (Personnage fictif)
  • Littérature et sciences - Grande-Bretagne - Histoire - 20e siècle
  • Roman d'espionnage anglais - Histoire et critique
  • Sciences dans la littérature
Label
The science of James Bond : from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films, Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uncovering the origins of Mr. Bond : spies and science -- Sending secret messages : super-spy decoder rings -- Building a Bond car : flying, underwater, and missile-launching Aston Martins -- Arming yourself (and other explosive ideas) -- Stopping nuclear war -- Using your senses : assorted body equipment -- Getting away from it all : in the air and on the sea -- Getting farther away from it all : outer-space shenanigans -- Defeating supervillains -- Nullifying the threat of superweapons -- Combating germ warfare (and other nasty matters) -- Possible or impossible? -- Some thoughts about secret bases -- Famous last lines
Control code
ocm60373342
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780471661955
Lccn
2005013194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60373342
  • (OCoLC)60373342
Label
The science of James Bond : from bullets to bowler hats to boat jumps, the real technology behind 007's fabulous films, Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uncovering the origins of Mr. Bond : spies and science -- Sending secret messages : super-spy decoder rings -- Building a Bond car : flying, underwater, and missile-launching Aston Martins -- Arming yourself (and other explosive ideas) -- Stopping nuclear war -- Using your senses : assorted body equipment -- Getting away from it all : in the air and on the sea -- Getting farther away from it all : outer-space shenanigans -- Defeating supervillains -- Nullifying the threat of superweapons -- Combating germ warfare (and other nasty matters) -- Possible or impossible? -- Some thoughts about secret bases -- Famous last lines
Control code
ocm60373342
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780471661955
Lccn
2005013194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60373342
  • (OCoLC)60373342

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