The Stainless Steel Rat for President

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ISBN 100553272527
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The hijinks in this Stainless Steel Rat book poke at the way democracies end up not being so democratic. He probably could have used a less stereotypical backdrop than Space Latin America to show off his "democratic" dictator plot, but because the setting isn't the joke, it works better than the issues in the last book/5.

Owning a few of the other books in the Stainless Steel Rat series, I got this book second-hand from an Amazon vendor to complete my SSR collection that I've been slowly building up since my mid-teens.

I got a very good copy for a few bucks, so it was a good deal. The book caused me to chuckle at a few places, but nothing over-the-top-funny/5(12). The Stainless Steel Rat for President Hardcover – Import, by harry harrison (Author) out of 5 stars 20 ratings.

Book 8 of 11 in the Stainless Steel Rat The Stainless Steel Rat for President book. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from /5(20). 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 released (as well as in chronological order).

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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 for President.

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An uber-snarky intergalactic James Bond, if Bond were a family man and had a seemingly unlimited supply of just the right gasses, smoke-bombs and 5/5(5). The Stainless Steel Rat and Angelina enjoy a belated honeymoon on a planet run by a dictator who rigs elections to get into office, so they set the Rat up as a candidate instead.

Very much a satire on banana republic politics and a parody of adventures set in Latin AmericaPages: 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.

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. See the complete Stainless Steel Rat series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

Get this from a library. The stainless steel rat for president. [Harry Harrison; Gary LaSasso] -- This time the Special Corps has given the Rat a daring assignment: liberate a backward tourist planet from the clutches of an aging dictator.

With his lovely but lethal wife Angelina and his two. THE STAINLESS STEEL RAT FOR PRESIDENT. HARRY HARRISON. BOOK CLUB HARD COVER SCIENCE FICTION. DUST JACKET CORNER AND EDGE TEARS, BOOK ITSELF IN VERY GOOD Rating: % positive. The Stainless Steel Rat for President Stainless Steel Rat, Book 5 By: Harry Harrison.

The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You. () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: The Stainless Steel Rat for President () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: A Stainless Steel Rat is Born () Hardcover Paperback Kindle.

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Harry Harrison () was an American science fiction author best known for his character the Stainless Steel Rat and the novel Make Room!Make Room!, the basis for the film Soylent Green. Harrison published dozens of sci-fi books, as well as novellas, short story collections, and comics, and was the editor of numerous science fiction anthologies/5(11).

The Stainless Steel Rat for President Book Summary and Study Guide. Harry Harrison Booklist Harry Harrison Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Stainless Steel Rat for President; At the beginning of the story, career criminal James Bolivar diGriz, the Stainless Steel Rat, escapes from the scene of his latest crime, but is later.

The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge - Ebook written by Harry Harrison. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge/5(14).

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Originally created in there have been ten volumes in the series. The Story revolves around the criminal genius James Bolivar diGriz, also known as Slippery Jim and The Stainless Steel Rat.

Jim is a futuristic con man, thief and all round rascal. Police State: The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge and The Stainless Steel Rat Gets Drafted (military dictatorship), while the planet in The Stainless Steel Rat For President is a Banana Republic.

Rebellious Spirit: A pervasive theme is the power of breaking the rules, especially the ones that even rulebreakers follow. The stainless steel rat for president. [Harry Harrison] Home.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library. 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.

This is just an option, not a full license t. 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.

I remember reading "The stainless steel rat is born" a few years back and it was how he got started, etc. Buy The Stainless Steel Rat for President (Stainless Steel Rat Books) Unabridged by Harrison, Harry, Gigante, Phil (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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pressing, book club edition, hard cover 3) The Stainless Steel Rat For President. Published by Nelson Doubleday. pressing, book club edition, hard cover 4) The Stainless Steel Rat Gets Drafted. Published by Nelson Doubleday. Book club editionhard coverSeller Rating: % positive. Ares Magazine # Based on Harry Harrison's famous character, Slippery Jim diGriz, aka the Stainless Steel Rat, this solitaire paragraph game pits the SSR against a deadly maze controlled by a computer programmed to kill/10().

‎Things aren't going well for Slippery Jim diGriz. First there was the robbery of the Mint on Paskönjak that went terribly wrong, and then that little matter of a death penalty, and an extremely unpleasant execution after that.

And last but not least, there's the deal Slippery Jim cuts with the autho 5/5(1). Stainless Steel Rat is written by Harry Harrison who is also the author of Deathworld, Make Room!Make Room!

(filmed as Soylent Green), the popular Stainless Steel Rat books, and many other famous works of SF. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied/5(40).The Stainless Steel Rat for President is a novel by Harry Harrison, author of innumerable science fiction novels and stories.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.The Stainless Steel Rat for President relies too heavily on the sleep gas (every time we think Jim’s bound to be caught, out it comes), and the story drags during some car chases, but there are many clever scenes and laugh-out-loud moments/5(7).