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Harrison, Harry 1925-2012

Overview
Works: 528 works in 2,045 publications in 13 languages and 43,784 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Science fiction  Satire  Humorous stories  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Performer, Contributor, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PS3558.A667, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harry Harrison
West of Eden by Harry Harrison( Book )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of two cultures fated to struggle for control of the earth: the Yilane--cold-blooded intelligent reptiles and the Tanu--warm-blooded humans
Winter in Eden by Harry Harrison( Book )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Book two in the West of Eden trilogy." A young hunter, Kerrick, launches a defense for mankind when a new ice age threatens Earth and the dinosaurs attempt to reconquer human territory
Return to Eden by Harry Harrison( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the final, decisive battle between humanity and the intelligent descendants of dinosaurs that began in "West of Eden" and "Winter in Eden."
Make room! Make room! by Harry Harrison( Book )

73 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a future New York City groaning under the burden of 35 million inhabitants, detective Andy Rusch is engaged in a desperate and lonely hunt for a killer everyone has forgotten. For even in a world such as this, a policeman can find himself utterly alone ..."--Back cover
Astounding; John W. Campbell memorial anthology( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The turing option : a novel by Harry Harrison( Book )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turing Option 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
Hell's cartographers : some personal histories of science fiction writers by Alfred Bester( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlton Heston plays a cop in this 21st century science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a greenish, wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
The Stainless Steel Rat goes to hell by Harry Harrison( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaw Jim diGriz searches for his wife, abducted while returning from a trip to heaven, a search that takes him to hell where he meets man-eating devils. The setting is a planet from where you can visit heaven
The Stainless Steel Rat sings the blues by Harry Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaw Jim DiGriz infiltrates a prison-planet at the head of a unit masquerading as a band. If he succeeds to recuperate a valuable artifact, he will receive the antidote to the poison implanted in him as punishment for his crimes. If not, he dies
The Stainless Steel Rat gets drafted by Harry Harrison( Book )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in Polish and English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slippery Jim diGriz, alias the Stainless Steel Rat, the galaxy's greatest thief and con artist, returns in his most devilish caper yet. DiGriz is strenuously fighting boredom on a ritzy pleasure planet when his beloved wife disappears while visiting the Temple of Eternal Truth, an enigmatic institution that promises its patrons a sneak peek at Heaven--for a price
The stainless steel rat joins the circus by Harry Harrison( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slippery Jim DiGriz, the galaxy's greatest thief and con artist, infiltrates a circus to solve a series of interstellar bank robberies. He has been hired as a sleuth by the bank owner, a 40,000-year-old billionaire
The Stainless Steel Rat returns by Harry Harrison( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bolivar "Slippery Jim" DiGriz, Special Corps agent, master con man, interstellar criminal (retired), is living high on the hog on the planet of Moolaplenty when a long-lost cousin and a shipful of swine arrive to drain his bank account and send him and his lovely wife, Angelina, wandering the stars on the wildest journey since Gulliver's Travels. In this darkly satiric work, Harry Harrison bring his most famous character out of retirement for a grand tour of the galaxy. The Stainless Steel Rat rides again: a cocktail in his hand, a smile on his lips, and larceny in his heart, in search of adventure, gravitons, and a way to get rid of the pigs
The hammer and the cross by Harry Harrison( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an alternate history, Britain in 865 is faced with a conflict between the invading Vikings and the native kings, between the followers of the Norse gods and the Church
Adventures of the stainless steel rat by Harry Harrison( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Stainless Steel Rat, The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge, The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World
The stainless steel rat wants you by Harry Harrison( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slippery Jim diGriz, also known as the Stainless Steel Rat, must save Earth from loathsome, mind-sucking aliens
Stars & stripes triumphant by Harry Harrison( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the two countries that share a language and a heritage, the conflict began at the dawn of the U.S. Civil War. Just as America was
King and emperor by Harry Harrison( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alternate-history novel circa 800 AD whose hero is King Shef, ruler of Northern Europe. He illuminates the Dark Ages with cultural and technological innovations while battling Byzantium, the Moors and the Holy Roman Empire. By the author of The Hammer and the Cross
One king's way by Harry Harrison( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if the Vikings conquered Britain and founded a new civilization based on the ancient gods of the North? Set in an alternate Dark Ages, the novel follows the adventures of Shef Sigvarthsson, the new "jarl" of Britain, as he takes on the Christian world
Stars & stripes forever by Harry Harrison( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alternate Civil War in which, following an incident at sea, British troops from Canada invade the United States to help the Confederacy. Subsequently they attack the Confederacy, whereupon North and South join forces to drive them out. Quebec gains its independence
 
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Alternative Names
Boyd, Felix.

Boyd Felix 1925-2012

Charteris, Leslie.

Dempsey, Hank.

Dempsey Hank 1925-2012

Dempsey, Henry Maxwell.

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Harrison, Harry H.

Harrison, Harry Maxwell.

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Harrison Júnior, Harry H.

Harrisson, Harry

Harrisson Harry 1925-2012

Harry Harrison American science fiction author

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Jr., Harry H. Harrison

Гарри Гаррисон американский писатель-фантаст и редактор

Гаррисон, Гарри 1925-

Гаррисон, Гарри, 1925-2012

Гаррі Гаррісон

Гары Гарысан

Хари Харисън

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Winter in EdenReturn to EdenMake room! Make room!The turing option : a novelThe Stainless Steel Rat goes to hellThe Stainless Steel Rat sings the bluesThe Stainless Steel Rat gets draftedThe stainless steel rat joins the circus