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Private warriors

by Ken Silverstein

  • 160 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Verso in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Military-industrial complex -- United States.,
    • Defense industries -- United States.,
    • Arms transfers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKen Silverstein ; research by Daniel Burton-Rose.
      ContributionsBurton-Rose, Daniel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.D4 S44 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 268 p. ;
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3962925M
      ISBN 101859847560, 1859843255
      LC Control Number2001267107
      OCLC/WorldCa44547980

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