John J. Chin, Joseph G. Wright, and David B. Carter. Historical Dictionary of Modern Coups D'état. Series: Historical Dictionaries of War, Revolution, and Civil Unrest. Series Editor: Jon Woronoff. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (under contract / forthcoming).
Description: The book is the essential reference work containing historical narratives on each coup attempt and biographical material on all major coup leaders worldwide from 1946 to 2019. It is useful for scholars and students of coups d'état, civil-military relations, political instability, and regime change. The book may be read as a qualitative companion and historical documentation for the Colpus dataset.