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The whores of war

Burchett, Wilfred G.

The whores of war

mercenaries today

by Burchett, Wilfred G.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mercenary troops.,
  • Foreign enlistment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Wilfred Burchett and Derek Roebuck.
    SeriesA Pelican special
    ContributionsRoebuck, Derek, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB321 .B87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4275536M
    ISBN 100140220275
    LC Control Number78301044

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