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Big boy rules: America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq

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The work that nearly 100,000 armed men do alongside the overworked military during the Iraq war as "security contractors" is examined in a gritty account of the lives of these mercenaries, their dangerous assignments, and their motivation for doing what they do.
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9780306817434
9781400127825
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subject_facet HISTORY / Military / Iraq War (2003-2011), Iraq War, 2003, Iraq War, 2003-2011, Mercenary troops -- Iraq, Mercenary troops -- United States, Political Science / Political Freedom & Security / General
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title Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
title_display Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
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title_short Big boy rules :
title_sort big boy rules america's mercenaries fighting in iraq
title_sub America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
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