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The adventures of the stainless steel rat

by Harry Harrison

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Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesStainless steel rat., Stainless steel rat"s revenge., Stainless steel rat saves the world.
StatementHarry Harrison.
The Physical Object
Pagination402 p. ;
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18618094M
ISBN 100425043789

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 not an actual metal space rodent, which disappointed me as a young reader. However, he is a futuristic con man, master thief, skilled liar, and all-round rascal. Jim DiGriz is captured during one of his crimes and forced to work a boring, routine desk job as punishment.

Harry Max Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey; Ma – Aug ) was an American science fiction author, known, among other, for his character The Stainless Steel Rat and for his novel Make Room! 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. Absent Aliens: Several of the early books claim humans are the only sentient , in The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You, it turns out the far side of the galaxy is inhabited by several dozen extremely unpleasant-looking some initial strife, they make peace with the humans — and become unimportant for the rest of the series. A.I. Getting High: At the end of 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,   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.


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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 a 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.

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Meet the great James Boliver Slippery Jim DiGriz, the Stainless Steel Rat himself, a pre-eminant scofflaw and star of ten 'Rat novels. This ficitional futuristic Free shipping over $/5(5). The Stainless Steel Rat is anti-hero James Bolivar diGriz, who goes by many aliases, including "Slippery Jim" and "The Stainless Steel Rat".

He is a futuristic con man, thief and all-round rascal. He is charming and quick-witted, a master of disguise and martial arts, an accomplished bank robber, an expert on breaking and entering, and (perhaps. 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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We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $   The adventures of the stainless steel rat Item Preview remove-circle "A Berkley book." The stainless steel rat -- The stainless steel rat's revenge -- The stainless steel rat saves the world Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Pages:   Director Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Films, in collaboration with 20th Century Fox, bought the film rights to the adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat back in Presumably they still own the option.

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Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat (Book): Harrison, Harry: The Stainless Steel Rat, The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge, The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World.

Science Fiction Book Club collection--"the adventures of the STAINLESS STEEL RAT"--a comfortable, quick read. The Stainless Steel Rat (The Stainless Steel Rat) It's comforting to know that Harry Harrison can be depended on for a short, sharp thriller with no excess complications in plot or story line/5(16).

"The stainless steel rat" is the first one and "The stainless steel rats revenge" is the second one. They are very light reads and funny.

The third book "The stainless steel rat saves the planet" is a bit more serious, in the sense the protagonist is in more dire situations. Its still funny in parts and I enjoyed it. [PDF Download] The Stainless Steel Rat [PDF] Full Ebook Download PDF E-Book Now [PDF Download] The Adventures of the Stainless Steel Rat: The Stainless Steel Rat The Stainless.

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The Stainless Steel Rat Series Omnibus containing The Stainless Steel Rat, The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge and The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World. New York: Science Fiction Book Club (Doubleday),pp., hbk. A Stainless Steel Rat is Born is the first book in this highly entertaining series.

In this book, Harry Harrison introduces the reader to Jimmy Bolivar, an exceedingly smart and highly ambitious seventeen-year-old boy who not only feels trapped but also repressed in the extremely backward Bit O’ Heaven planet.

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 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.

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