Big boy rules: America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq

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Traveling with a group of American security contractors-mercenaries, or "mercs"-Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter Steve Fainaru reveals in gritty detail the men who live by Big Boy Rules.
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ils:.b12891800BookBooksEnglishDa Capo Press, [2008]xvii, 254 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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subject_facetIraq War, 2003-2011
Mercenary troops -- Iraq
Mercenary troops -- United States
title_displayBig boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
title_fullBig Boy Rules America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq
Big boy rules : America's mercenaries fighting in Iraq / Steve Fainaru
title_shortBig boy rules
title_subAmerica's mercenaries fighting in Iraq
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