Daniele Fattibene, “Information Warfare: A New Pillar of Russia’s Foreign Policy,”   

(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Propaganda Machine - Soft Power and Russian Foreign Policy”). 

The International Spectator, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2016, pp. 134-136.

Adam Reichardt, "A Perversion of Soft Power."

(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, "Putin's Propaganda Machine - Soft Power and Russian Foreign Policy").

New Eastern Europe, No. 1 (XX), January/February 2016, pp. 194-198.

Volodymyr Kravchenko, “Review Essay: Putin’s Wars,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars”).
East/West Journal of Ukrainian Studies, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2015.


Hans Oversloot, “Coping with Russia” 
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars”).
East European Politics, May 12, 2015.


Andrew Monaghan, 
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
International Affairs, Vol. 91, Issue 2, pp. 430-431, March 2015


Peter J. Williams, 
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars -
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism,”).
Canadian Military Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, March 2015.


“Do czego daży Putin I jego ustrój,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinizm –
Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego w Rosji”
on occasion of second edition).
Rynek-Ksiazki.pl, March 5, 2015. (In Polish).


Elena Pokalova, “Putin’s Wars: The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism,”
Small Wars & Insurgencies, Vol. 26, No. 2, 335-342, March 5, 2015.


Piotr Dobrołecki, “Putinizm,”
(Book review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinizm –
Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego w Rosji”).
Rynek-Ksiazki.pl, January 15, 2015 (In Polish).


AMAZON Reviews of Marcel H. Van Herpen,
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism.”).


Rita P. Peters PhD,
“Review Marcel H. Van Herpen Putin’s Wars,”
Choice Review, North of Boston Library Exchange, November 2014.


Taehwan Kim, “Decoding Putin’s Dreams of Empire,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars”).
Global Asia, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2014, p. 125.


Paweł Rojek, “Czym jest putinizm,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinizm –
Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego w Rosji”).
Jagielloński24 Tygodnik, October 15, 2014. (In Polish).


“Wojny Putina,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina -
Czeczenia, Gruzja, Ukraina 2014”).
Gazeta Dobryznak, 18 (146), October 9, 2014, p. 14. (In Polish).


“Putinizm. Vozniknovenie radikalno pravogo rezhima v Rossii Retsenziya na knigu,”
(Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinism –
The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
Permskoe kraevoe otdelenie Mezhdunarodnogo obshchestva “Memorial”, October 6, 2014. (In Russian).

(This review has been removed and is no longer available on the website of “Memorial”).


Volodymyr Kravchenko
(Reviews Marcel H. van Herpen’s Putinism:
The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia).

Forum for Ukrainian Studies, October 1, 2014.


Daniela Popescu, 
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism,”).
Romanian Journal of History and International Studies, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp. 144-146. (In Romanian).


“Novye knigi o Putine,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina -
Czeczenia, Gruzja, Ukraina 2014”).
Solemio.com.ua (Ukraine),September 2014. (In Russian).


Vladimir Kravchenko, “Marcel van Herpen. Putinizm –
Vozniknovenie radikalno pravovo rezhima v Rossii – Retsenziya na knigu,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinism –
The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
Uroki Istorii XX vek (Russian Federation), September 8, 2014. (In Russian).


Tomasz Słomczynski, “”Wojny Putina” Marcela H. Van Herpena. Nacjonalizm w Rosji jest jak faszyzm [Recenzja],”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina –
Czeczenia, Gruzja, Ukraina 2014”).
Dziennik Bałtycki, September 8, 2014. (In Polish).


Wojciech Tomaszewski, “Wojny Putina” – recenzja,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina –
Czeczenia, Gruzja, Ukraina 2014”).
Histmag.org (Poland), September 6, 2014. (In Polish).


Hadrian
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinism –
The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia,”)
Goodreads, September 5, 2014.


Angela Stent
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism,”)
Survival, Global Politics and Strategy, 56:4, 2014, pp. 198-199.


Valerie Pacer
(“Book Review Marcel H. Van Herpen “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”)
E-International Relations, August 5, 2014.


“Wladimir Wladimirowicz Mussolini? Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina,”
(Book Review Marcel H. Van Herpen “Wojny Putina –
Czeczenia, Gruzja, Ukraina 2014”).
Super Express (Poland), July 30, 2014. (In Polish).


Filip Memches, “Piotr I Wielki postmodernistyczny,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinizm –
Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego w Rosji”).
Rzeczpospolita, July 19, 2014. (In Polish).


Per Jönsson, “Imperiet slår tillbaka,” (The Empire Strikes Back)
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Forum Axess Magasin, (Sweden),July 2014. (In Swedish).


Jesús M. Pérez, “Tríptico ruso,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Guerrasposmodernas (Spain), April 11, 2014. (In Spanish).


Roy Gutman, “Russia’s history and politics, not U.S. policies, drive Putin in Ukraine, book argues,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putin’s Wars –
The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).

McClatchy DC (USA), April 1, 2014.


“Putinism – the Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia,”
Valdai Club (Russian Federation), May 15, 2013.


Short Reviews

(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, "Putin's Propaganda Machine - Soft Power and Russian Foreign Policy).

Survival, Vol. 58, Issue 4, 2016. 

Andrzej Miszk, “Putinizm – w strone faszyzmu,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinizm –
Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego w Rosji”).
Tezeusz (Poland), May 10, 2015. (In Polish).


Teppo Tiilikainen, “Arvio: Putinin suunnitelma – Hollantilaistutkija Marcel van Herpen paljastaa Venäjän pyrkimykset,”
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Putinin Sodat”).
Suomenkuvalehti.fi (Finland), April 30, 2015. (In Finnish).


Jari Kaivo-oja, “Suomen ja venäjän naapuruussuhteet tulevaisuusvaliokunnan raportisa,”
(Book Review of “Putinism – The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
Vastavalkea (Finland),April 8, 2015. (In Finnish).


Steve King, “The Sinews of Peace,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Barnes and Noble Review, March 3, 2015


“Europejskie Zawirowania, a dobra literatura,” (European Turbulence, but good literature)
(Book Review of Marcel H. Van Herpen, “Wojny Putina – Powolny rozwój radykalnego reżimu prawicowego v Rosji”).
BDKultura (Poland), February 12, 2015. (In Polish).


André W.M. Gerrits, “Schurk, homo, en zakengenie - Drie Poetin-watchers,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
NRC Handelsblad (The Netherlands),November 22-23, 2014. (In Dutch).


Fernando Fuentes, “El desafío de Putin a Occidente y su deseo de restablecer el poder de la ex URSS,” La Tercera (Chili), November 8, 2014. (In Spanish).
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia‘s New Imperialism”).


Lachlan Marr, “The New Russian Empire,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Mildred, Issue 75, September 2014.


Mervyn F. Bendle, “The imperialist ideologue driving Putin’s brain,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
The Australian (Australia), July 23, 2014.


“Todo sobre Putin” (All about Putin)
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Revista Dinero (Colombia), May 18, 2014. (In Spanish).


Solomiya Zinevych, “Five New Books on Ukraine’s troubled past, turbulent present, and unknown future,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Kyiv Post (Ukraine), April 18, 2014.


Linda Kinstler, “Protesters in Eastern Ukraine Are Chanting “New Russia,” an Old Term That’s Back in Vogue,”
(Book Review of “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
The New Republic, April 7, 2014.


“Susana Campo Fidalgo, “Moldavia y Bielorrusia pueden ser la siguientes,” (Moldova and Belarus May Be Next),
(Book Review “Putin’s Wars – The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism”).
Teinteresa (Spain), March 27, 2014. (In Spanish).


Mustafa Özcan, “Putincilik hastaliǧi,”
(Book Review of “Putinism – The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
Yeniakit, March 3, 2014. (In Turkish).


Roman Horbyk, “The Right Model for Right Europeans – How Vladimir Putin has become an example to European right-wing radicals,”
(Book Review of “Putinism – The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
The Ukrainian Week, February 12, 2014.


George Niculescu, “The Myths and Realities of Vladimir Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union,”
(Book Review of “Putinism – The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia”).
The European Geopolitical Forum, September 26, 2013.


Ekaterina Blinova, “Russia can tap new sources of soft power, while the US often undermines its own appeal through its actions,”
The Voice of Russia, (Russian Federation), May 27, 2013.