Journals Higher Education



22 December 2010

288 Pages

ISBN: 9780199327294

Bookseller Code (01)

Mercenaries Pirates Bandits and Empires

Private Violence in Historical Context

edited by Alejandro Colas and Bryan Mabee

  • With the growth of insurgents, terrorists, private military companies, and modern pirates, there is a renewed interest in non-state or private violence
  • Provides historical context to this private violence across a range of geographic settings