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The Stainless Steel Rat returns

Author: Harry Harrison
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction, American
Satire, American
Science fiction
Satire
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Harrison
ISBN: 9780765324412 0765324415
OCLC Number: 471819161
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 304 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Harry Harrison.

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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.

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