James Bond and Vichy France

Matthew Parker describes how Ian Fleming's novels offer a window into Jamaican history, while Caroline Moorehead examines French attempts to defy the Nazis in the Second World War


Historian and author Matthew Parker discusses how Ian Fleming’s James Bond novels reveal his thoughts about the changes taking place in Jamaica in the 1950s and 1960s. Meanwhile, author and biographer Caroline Moorehead discusses her new book about resistance to the Nazis in occupied and Vichy France during the Second World War