Adventures of the stainless steel rat

by Harry Harrison

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 406 Downloads: 968
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Other titlesThe stainless steel rat, The stainless steel rat"s revenge, The stainless steel rat saves the world
Statementby Harry Harrison
ContributionsHarrison, Harry.
The Physical Object
Pagination406 p. ;
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14528366M

The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat: The Stainless Steel Rat, The Stainles. Sign in to check out Check out as guest. Adding to your cart. Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be Rating: % positive.   The adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat: the Stainless Steel Rat, the Stainless Steel Rat's revenge, the Stainless Steel Rat saves the world Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American :   I’m a big fan of Harry Harrison’s Stainless Steel Rat series. Following the adventures of Jim DiGriz, intergalactic thief extraordinaire, the books are action-packed from start to finish, inventive, and exceptionally funny. Recently, I finished The Stainless Steel Rat’s Revenge, chronologically the fifth in the series, but actually the second Harrison completed, in The summary that follows will discuss the Stainless Steel Rat novels in order of internal chronology. The first three to be published were later combined in The Adventures of the Stainless Steel.

The Stainless Steel rat is back! Slippery Jim diGriz, the future's most lovable, laughable, larcenous conman tumed counterspy, retums for yet another high-tension mission. This time the Special Corps has given the Rat a daring assignment - liberate a backward tourist planet from the clutches of . Harry Max Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey; Ma – Aug ) was an American science fiction (SF) author, best known for his character the Stainless Steel Rat and for his novel Make Room!   I first encountered James DiGriz in The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat, an omnibus collection of his first three adventures ("The Stainless Steel Rat", "The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge" and "The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World"). This shows off Harrison's strengths to best advantage, allowing us to follow Jim's career through a.   [PDF Download] The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat: The Stainless Steel Rat The Stainless.

Cover: The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat () • by Gary Viskupic Notes: First edition (not stated) An original omnibus edition, indicated by the Nelson Doubleday imprint First printing has gutter code "H47" [verified] on page , indicates printing in November, The Stainless Steel Rat Series The first novel featuring James Bolivar ("Slippery Jim") diGriz. A 'fix-up' and continuation of two short stories which originally appeared in Analog. diGriz is a thief and conman who lives outside the rules of society, and who occasionally - if reluctantly and in unorthodox manner - acts as an agent for the. Now the Stainless Steel Rat is on his way to a world that is hurtling backward down the evolutionary scale - a land of fanatic, goat-herding Fundamentaloids, murderous Machmen, and a rusty guru named Iron John. DiGriz has developed an almost perfect cover: a four-member rock band that has a way of giving its audiences what they want to hear/5(2). So, in this chunk of Stainless Steel Rattery, Slippery Jim must battle hordes of aliens bent on eradicating mankind. Leaving to one side whether or not mankind actually deserves it, this is a very humorous romp through space in much the same way as Jim's earlier adventures/5(12).

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The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat is an omnibus edition of the first three Stainless Steel Rat books (self titled, Revenge, Saves the World), all featuring Slippery Jim deGriz, best thief in the galaxy.

A high-tech bandit in Adventures of the stainless steel rat book society where perfect law enforcement means that criminals are very few and very skilled, deGriz steals because he's bored with a bunch of high-tech gadgets and /5. I have come across The Rat in that a couple of my reviewers have liken my novels to that of the Stainless Steel Rat So I googled Harry Harrison.

I am honoured that some of my readers have put me on that level. And in reading about the adventures of The Rat I must say there is a witt and flare that is similar/5(29). 25 rows  The Rat missed most of the first six years of their life because of his adventures in time (he Created by: Harry Harrison.

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The Stainless Steel Rat series began in with the title novel. The final novel in the series is The Stainless Steel Rat Returns, published in after an 11 year hiatus. Below is a list of Harry Harrison’s Stainless Steel Rat novels in order of when they were originally. Get this from a library. Adventures of the stainless steel rat.

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The Stainless Steel Rat book series by Harry Harrison includes books A Stainless Steel Rat is Born, The Stainless Steel Rat Gets Drafted, The Stainless Steel Rat Sings the Blues, and several more.

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This book was written over 30 years after Harry Harrison started the Stainless Steel Rat series and it shows. I'm into the occasional escapist quick read as much as anyone else but the story line of this book reads like a multitude of rejected plots from B science fiction movies/5.

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Make Room! (). The latter was the rough basis for the motion picture Soylent Green (). Long resident in both Ireland and the United Kingdom, Harrison was involved in the Children: 2.