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Mercenaries books

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Private Security in Africa From the Global Assemblage to the Everyday by Paul Higate Private Security in Africa From the Global Assemblage to the Everyday

A comprehensive analysis of the rise of private security providers across Africa, and its implications for African states and societies
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2017

Private Security in Africa From the Global Assemblage to the Everyday by Paul Higate Private Security in Africa From the Global Assemblage to the Everyday

A comprehensive analysis of the rise of private security providers across Africa, and its implications for African states and societies
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

The Modern Mercenary Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order by Sean (Associate Professor, National Defense University) McFate The Modern Mercenary Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order
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Former industry insider Sean McFate lays bare the opaque world of private military contractors, explaining the economic structure of the industry and showing in detail how firms operate on the ground.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/05/2017

Private Security Companies during the Iraq War Military Performance and the Use of Deadly Force by Scott (University of Limerick, Ireland) Fitzsimmons Private Security Companies during the Iraq War Military Performance and the Use of Deadly Force
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This book explores the use of deadly force by private security companies during the Iraq War. The work focuses on and compares the activities of the US companies Blackwater and Dyncorp. Despite sharing several important characteristics, such as working for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/02/2017

Piracy in Southeast Asia Trends, Hotspots and Responses by Carolin (Peace Research Institute Frankfurt, Germany) Liss Piracy in Southeast Asia Trends, Hotspots and Responses
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This book combines multi-disciplinary ethnographic and theoretical approaches to examine piracy in Southeast Asia and the regional and international responses to this threat. During the piracy boom of the early to mid-2000s, the issue of piracy in Southeast Asia received...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2016

Private Security Companies during the Iraq War Military Performance and the Use of Deadly Force by Scott (University of Limerick, Ireland) Fitzsimmons Private Security Companies during the Iraq War Military Performance and the Use of Deadly Force
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This book explores the use of deadly force by private security companies during the Iraq War. The work focuses on and compares the activities of the US companies Blackwater and Dyncorp. Despite sharing several important characteristics, such as working for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2015

Gray Work Confessions of an American Paramilitary Spy by Jamie Smith Gray Work Confessions of an American Paramilitary Spy

The first ever, first-person story of America's private, paramilitary contractors at work around the world-from a man who performed these missions himself and has decades of stories to tell.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2015

Mercenaries Putting the World to Rights with Hired Guns by Al J. Venter Mercenaries Putting the World to Rights with Hired Guns

Mercenaries have been a part of warfare for centuries, and though the names have changed, continue to play a part in global military conflicts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/04/2014

Other books in this genre

Mercenaries in Asymmetric Conflicts by Scott (University of British Columbia, Vancouver) Fitzsimmons Mercenaries in Asymmetric Conflicts
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Fitzsimmons argues that small mercenary groups must maintain a superior culture to successfully engage and defeat larger and better-equipped opponents.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/11/2013

Soldier of Fortune Guide to How to Become a Mercenary by Barry Davies Soldier of Fortune Guide to How to Become a Mercenary

Mercenaries perform one of the most dangerous and feared jobs in the world. Their tasks are to go into remote locations and remove their targets by any means necessary. This guide teaches you what you've ever needed to know about...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2013

Mercenaries Counter-insurgency in the Gulf by Fred Halliday, Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation Mercenaries Counter-insurgency in the Gulf
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Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2012

Mercenaries in Asymmetric Conflicts by Scott (University of British Columbia, Vancouver) Fitzsimmons Mercenaries in Asymmetric Conflicts
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Fitzsimmons argues that small mercenary groups must maintain a superior culture to successfully engage and defeat larger and better-equipped opponents.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/09/2012

The War Machines Young Men and Violence in Sierra Leone and Liberia by Danny Hoffman The War Machines Young Men and Violence in Sierra Leone and Liberia

Based on ethnographic research among militias in Sierra Leone and Liberia, Danny Hoffman considers how young men are made available for violent labor on battlefields and in dangerous unregulated industries.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2011

Mercenaries and Their Masters by Michael Mallett, William Caferro Mercenaries and Their Masters
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Michael Mallett's classic study of Renaissance warfare in Italy is as relevant today as it was when it was first published a generation ago. His lucid account of the age of the condottieri - the mercenary captains of fortune -...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/05/2009

Servants of War Private Military Corporations and the Profit of Conflict by Rolf Uesseler Servants of War Private Military Corporations and the Profit of Conflict


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/12/2008

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