The Stainless Steel Rat for President (The Stainless Steel Rat #5) - Harry Harrison6.66

The fifth Rat novel. Angelina and diGriz plan a belated honeymoon on the planet Paraiso. Here, the corrupt dictator, General Julio Zapilote, is about to have himself re-elected in another rigged election. Jim and Angelina decide to become involved in the election themselves, putting up a disguised diGriz as their candidate, and fighting Zapilote at his own game with their criminal skills.

This novel satirizes the goings on of corrupt South American states, with the Rat championing the cause of the oppressed. It was adapted into a comic book series.

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Release date: 1982
Genres: science fiction
Tags: humor
Average rating: 6.66/10
Total ratings: 23
Updated: October 14, 2016

The Stainless Steel Rat :: Series

The Stainless Steel Rat (The Stainless Steel Rat #1)7.20
The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge (The Stainless Steel Rat #2)6.96
The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World (The Stainless Steel Rat #3)7.18
The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You (The Stainless Steel Rat #4)6.64
The Stainless Steel Rat for President (The Stainless Steel Rat #5)6.66
A Stainless Steel Rat is Born (The Stainless Steel Rat #6)6.88
The Stainless Steel Rat Gets Drafted (The Stainless Steel Rat #7)7.00
The Stainless Steel Rat Sings the Blues (The Stainless Steel Rat #8)
The Stainless Steel Rat Goes to Hell (The Stainless Steel Rat #9)
The Stainless Steel Rat Joins the Circus (The Stainless Steel Rat #10)
The Stainless Steel Rat Omnibus
The Stainless Steel Rat Returns (The Stainless Steel Rat #11)