The Resource Civilian warriors : the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror, Erik Prince ; with David Coburn ; afterword by Max Boot

Civilian warriors : the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror, Erik Prince ; with David Coburn ; afterword by Max Boot

Label
Civilian warriors : the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror
Title
Civilian warriors
Title remainder
the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror
Statement of responsibility
Erik Prince ; with David Coburn ; afterword by Max Boot
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The founder of Blackwater, the world's most controversial military contractor, describes how the company took on high-risk security jobs around the world, completing nearly 100,000 missions in Afghanistan and Iraq, only to have opponents tarnish their reputation
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prince, Erik
Dewey number
355.3/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
UB149
LC item number
.P75 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prince, Erik
  • Blackwater USA
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Civil-military relations
  • United States
Label
Civilian warriors : the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror, Erik Prince ; with David Coburn ; afterword by Max Boot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My father's son -- The great dismal swamp -- Columbine, the Cole, and cancer -- The rise of Blackwater -- Inherently traditional -- Bremer and the business model -- The expansion plan -- Fallujah -- Blackwater versus the Mahdi Army -- The rules of the road -- Character counts -- The Fallujah families -- Nisour Square -- Cold and timid souls -- A nightmare and a miracle -- The downfall -- The next reinvention
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 404 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781591847212
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013033302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852833937
  • 649999
  • (OCoLC)ocn852833937
  • 649999
Label
Civilian warriors : the inside story of Blackwater and the unsung heroes of the War on Terror, Erik Prince ; with David Coburn ; afterword by Max Boot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My father's son -- The great dismal swamp -- Columbine, the Cole, and cancer -- The rise of Blackwater -- Inherently traditional -- Bremer and the business model -- The expansion plan -- Fallujah -- Blackwater versus the Mahdi Army -- The rules of the road -- Character counts -- The Fallujah families -- Nisour Square -- Cold and timid souls -- A nightmare and a miracle -- The downfall -- The next reinvention
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 404 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781591847212
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013033302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852833937
  • 649999
  • (OCoLC)ocn852833937
  • 649999

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