New Books in 2021

New books by month: 12 | 11 | 10 | 09 | 08 | 06 | 05 | 04 | 03 | 02 | 01



  • Axelrod, Alan. 100 turning points in military history: the critical decisions, key events, and breakthrough inventions and discoveries that shaped warfare around the world. Guilford: Lyons Press, 2019 

  • Breaking through: understanding sovereignty and security in the circumpolar Arctic. Edited by Wilfrid Greaves and P. Whitney Lackenbauer. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2021 

  • China and Eurasia: rethinking cooperation and contradictions in the era of changing world order. Edited by Mher D. Sahakyan and Heinz Gärtner. London: Routledge, 2021 

  • DeBenedictis, Kent. Russian 'hybrid warfare' and the annexation of Crimea: the modern application of Soviet political warfare. London: I.B. Tauris, 2021 

  • Edström, Håkan. Military strategy of great powers‬: managing power asymmetry and structural change in the 21st century. London: Routledge, 2021 

  • Small states and security in Europe: between national and international policymaking. Edited by Tomáš Weiss and Geoffrey Edwards. London: Routledge, 2021 


  • Askey, Nigel. Operation Barbarossa: the complete organisational and statistical analysis, and military simulation. Volume 1. LuLu Publishing, 2013
  • Reek, Nikolai. General Nikolai Reek writings on operations and leadership: including Operation Albion and Battle of Cēsis. Tartu: Baltic Defence College, 2021
  • McGovern, Rory. George W. Goethals and the Army: change and continuity in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019



  • Bloomberg, Linda Dale. Designing and delivering effective online instruction: how to engage adult learners. New York: Teachers College Press, 2021 

  • Борисенко, И. В. Воздушные удары по Либаве в 1944 году. Санкт-Петербург: Гангут, 2020 

  • Defending Eastern Europe: the defense policies of new NATO and EU member states. Edited by Jacek Lubecki, James W. Peterson. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2021 

  • Russia and the world in the Putin era: from theory to reality in Russian global strategy. Edited by Roger E. Kanet and Dina Moulioukova. New York: Routledge, 2021 

  • Tokuhama-Espinosa, Tracey. Bringing the neuroscience of learning to online teaching: an educator's handbook. New York: Teachers College Press, 2021 


  • The challenge to NATO: global security and the Atlantic alliance. Edited by Michael O. Slobodchikoff, G. Doug Davis and Brandon Stewart. Lincoln: Potomac Books, 2021
  • Gegout, Catherine. Why Europe intervenes in Africa: security, prestige and the legacy of colonialism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
  • Historical perspectives on organized crime and terrorism. Edited by James Windle, John F. Morrison, Aaron Winter and Andrew Silke. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018
  • Russia and the world in the Putin era: from theory to reality in Russian global strategy. Edited by Roger E. Kanet and Diana Moulikova. London; New York: Routledge, 2022
  • Saal, Johannes. The dark social capital of religious radicals: Jihadi networks and mobilization in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, 1998-2018. Wiesbaden: Springer, 2021


  • AI at war: how big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning are changing naval warfare. Edited by Sam J. Tangredi and George Galdorisi. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2021
  • Carson, Luke. Metacognition and its interactions with cognition, affect, physicality and off-task thought: inside the independent learning experience. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021
  • The Russian Federation in global knowledge warfare: Influence operations in Europe and its neighbourhood. Edited by Holger Mölder … [et al.]. Cham: Springer, 2021
  • Ryan, Richard M. Self-determination theory: basic psychological needs in motivation, development, and wellness. New York: Guilford Press, 2017
  • The world information war: western resilience, campaigning and cognitive effects. Edited by Timothy Clack and Robert Johnson. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021


  • Gates, Robert M. Exercise of power: American failures, successes, and a new path forward in the post-Cold War world. New York: Vintage, 2021.
  • Microlearning in the digital age: the design and delivery of learning in snippets. Edited by Joseph Rene Corbeil … [et al.]. New York: Routledge, 2021.
  • Wallace, Chris. Countdown 1945: the extraordinary story of the atomic bomb and the 116 days that changed the world. New York: Avid Reader Press, 2021.
  • War time: temporality and the decline of western military power. Edited by Sten Rynning … [et al.]. Washington: Brookings Institution Press, 2021.


  • Koistinen, Paul A. C. Arsenal of World War II: the political economy of American warfare, 1940-1945. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2004.


  • 100 years of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Poland and the Republic of Estonia: common traces in a difficult history. Edited by Grzegorz Kozłowski & Anti Selart. Tartu: University of Tartu Press, 2020.
  • Deni, John R. Coalition of the unwilling and unable: European realignment and the future of American geopolitics. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2021.
  • Educating officers: the thinking soldier - the NLDA and the Bologna Declaration. Edited by Wim Klinkert … [et al.]. The Hague: T.M.C. Asser Press, 2019.
  • Mitter, Rana. China's good war: how World War II is shaping a new nationalism. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2020.
  • The Treaty of Versailles: a reassessment after 75 years. Edited by Manfred F. Boemeke … [et al.]. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.


  • The innovator's dictionary: 555 methods and instruments for more creativity and innovation in your company. Edited by Christian Buchholz, Benno van Aerssen. Boston: De Gruyter, 2020.*est
  • MacKay, Gordon. Evolving project leadership: from command and control to engage and empower. Buckinghamshire: Association for Project Management, 2021
  • Samuels, Martin. Piercing the fog of war: the theory and practice of command in the British and German armies, 1918-1940. Solihull: Helion, 2019.
  • Trust and leadership: the Australian Army approach to mission command. Edited by Russell W. Glenn. Dahlonega: University of North Georgia Press, 2020.


  • Akcinaroglu, Seden. Private militaries and the security industry in civil wars: competition and market accountability. New York: Oxford University Press, 2020.
  • Political and military sociology: military perceptions and perceptions of the military: an annual review. Edited by Neovi M. Karakatsanis and Jonathan Swarts. New Brunswick: Transactions, 2014.


  • The cyberspace operations & electronic warfare SMARTbook: [CYBER1]: multi-domain guide to offensive / defensive CEMA and CO. Lakeland (Fla.): Lightning Press, 2019.
  • Finkel, Meir. Military agility: ensuring rapid and effective transition from peace to war. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 2020.
  • Jonassen, David H. Learning to solve problems: a handbook for designing problem-solving learning environments. New York; London: Routledge, 2011.
  • McFarland, Tim. Autonomous weapon systems and the law of armed conflict: compatibility with international humanitarian law. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020.
  • McDevitt, Michael A. China as a twenty-first-century naval power: theory, practice, and implications. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2020.
  • NATO and transatlantic relations in the 21st century: foreign and security policy perspectives. Edited by Michele Testoni. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021.
  • Propaganda and public relations in military recruitment: promoting military service in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Edited by Brendan Maartens and Thomas Bivins. London: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2021.
  • Violent resistance: from the Baltics to Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe 1944-1956. Michael Gehler, David Schriffl (eds.). Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, c2020.
  • Wade, Norman M. Air force operations & planning SMARTbook: guide to Curtis E. LeMay Center & Joint Air Operations doctrine [AFOPS2]. Lakeland: Lightning Press, 2019.*est
  • Wade, Norman M. Army operations & doctrine SMARTbook: guide to FM/ADP 3-0 operations & the elements of combat power: [AODS6-1]. Lakeland: Lightning Press, 2020.

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