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Book Information: Stainless Steel Rat, the

Stainless Steel Rat, the (1961) [Novel]
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Series: Stainless Steel Rat, the
Part: 1

Summary :

In this first novel, diGriz is caught during one of his crimes and recruited into the Special Corps. Boring, routine desk work during his probationary period results in his discovering that someone is building a battleship, thinly disguised as an industrial vessel. In the peaceful League no one has battleships any more, so the builder of this one would be unstoppable.

diGriz' hunt for the guilty becomes a personal battle between himself and the beautiful but deadly Angelina, who his planning a coup on one of the feudal worlds. diGriz' dilemma is whether he will turn Angelina over to the Special Corps, or join with her, since he has fallen in love with her.

Original title: The Stainless Steel Rat
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionHumorous, Parody and Comedy
FictionScience FictionMystery and Detectives

Edition #1: Stainless Steel Rat, the

Stainless Steel Rat, the (1961)
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Language: English

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Stainless Steel Rat, the (1973)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Sphere
ISBN: 0722144814
Pages: 158

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Stainless Steel Rat, the (1970)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Walker & Company
Pages: 158

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Stainless Steel Rat, the (1961)

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