10 Books to Help You Understand the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Posted on July 25, 2023

by Franco V

The Russian invasion of Ukraine, which has technically been ongoing since 2014 (remember Crimea?), has significantly impacted the geopolitical landscape and sparked widespread discussions about international relations. Understanding this conflict’s complexities and historical context is crucial for gaining a comprehensive perspective. Here are ten books that delve into various aspects of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, providing valuable insights into the events, motivations, and consequences surrounding this critical event.

Putin by Philip Short

Accidental Czar: The Life and Lies of Vladimir Putin by Andrew S. Weiss, illustrated by Brian ‘Box’ Brown

Did you like this blog post? Keep up to date with all of our posts by subscribing to the Library’s newsletters!

Keep your reading list updated with our book lists. Our staff love to read and they’ll give you the scoop on new tv-series inspired titles, hobbies, educational resources, pop culture, current events, and more!

Looking for more great titles? Get personalized recommendations from our librarians with this simple form.