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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