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The Resource Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn

Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn

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Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war
Title
Under contract
Title remainder
the invisible workers of America's global war
Statement of responsibility
Noah Coburn
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coburn, Noah,
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • Afghan War, 2001-2021
  • Foreign workers
  • Contractors
  • Contractors
  • Foreign workers
  • Military participation
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Label
Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : no small war -- Mercenaries, contractors and other hired guns -- Nepalis at war -- One blast, many lives -- Costs and compensation -- Manpower -- Two hundred years of Gurkhas -- "Who will be a Gurkha?" -- Through the colonial looking glass -- The labor of war -- A protective government? -- Of roses and revolutions -- Economic Ottomans -- Turkish engineers and other heroes of the intervention -- Building an empire? -- Detained -- Kidnapped -- Hom Bahadur -- The boredom of being trafficked -- Accountants at war -- Classes and gender at war -- Returning abroad -- When you can't go home -- Where the war went
Control code
1021086970
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 398 pages
Isbn
9781503605367
Lccn
2018003015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021086970
Label
Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : no small war -- Mercenaries, contractors and other hired guns -- Nepalis at war -- One blast, many lives -- Costs and compensation -- Manpower -- Two hundred years of Gurkhas -- "Who will be a Gurkha?" -- Through the colonial looking glass -- The labor of war -- A protective government? -- Of roses and revolutions -- Economic Ottomans -- Turkish engineers and other heroes of the intervention -- Building an empire? -- Detained -- Kidnapped -- Hom Bahadur -- The boredom of being trafficked -- Accountants at war -- Classes and gender at war -- Returning abroad -- When you can't go home -- Where the war went
Control code
1021086970
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 398 pages
Isbn
9781503605367
Lccn
2018003015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021086970

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