The Resource Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq, Steve Fainaru

Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq, Steve Fainaru

Label
Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
Title
Big boy rules
Title remainder
America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Steve Fainaru
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fainaru, Steve
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.F256 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mercenary troops
  • Mercenary troops
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
Label
Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq, Steve Fainaru
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235) and index
Contents
Prologue: On the border -- Social studies, inc. --I want to kill somebody today -- The last train -- We protect the military -- The stories you tell -- Now you are going to die -- Your blood -- Scope of authority: God -- Hostage affairs -- BlackRwatey for special security -- Faith that looks through death -- Epilogue: The book of wisdom
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 254 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306817434
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3179289-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3179289
  • (Sirsi) o191926246
  • (OCoLC)191926246
Label
Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq, Steve Fainaru
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235) and index
Contents
Prologue: On the border -- Social studies, inc. --I want to kill somebody today -- The last train -- We protect the military -- The stories you tell -- Now you are going to die -- Your blood -- Scope of authority: God -- Hostage affairs -- BlackRwatey for special security -- Faith that looks through death -- Epilogue: The book of wisdom
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 254 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306817434
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3179289-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3179289
  • (Sirsi) o191926246
  • (OCoLC)191926246

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