THE FACTS OF DEATH
Author: Raymond Benson
Published: May 1, 1998 by Putnam
Series Name: James Bond
Main Character: James Bond
They call him the Number Killer. A calculating assassin who always leaves a numerical calling card. But now he's picked the wrong victim--M's lover--and James Bond is going to beat the odds to make things even. From the desolate badlands of Texas to the crumbling ruins of Greece, the danger multiplies as Bond tracks his quarry to a sinister cult of fanatics shrouded in the teachings of the Greek mathematician Pythagoras. With a vicious cadre of killers trying to subtract him from the equation, Bond must infiltrate the cult and stop their chaotic computations--or the next number that comes up may be his own!