New book about Japan with Bond chapter

Bridge to The Gods: Tales from Kyushu has a chapter in which the actual island that Fleming chose as Bond’s hiding place is revealed. The cliff where Shatterhand’s castle was located is opposite the island. A search for Kissy Suzuki reveals some information about the diving girls many years ago. Book is available at


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Many thanks. The island is called Himeshima, part of Itoshima City. Anyone wanting to visit is welcome to let me know.

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