Books by R. Conrad Stein

HISTORY
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Occasionally dry reportage is more than compensated for by the wealth of interesting information presented here. (Maps; chronology; chapter notes; further reading; index; b&w photos) (Nonfiction. 10+)"
Stein (The Mexican Revolution: 1910-1920, p. 485), who served in the Marines not long after the Korean War, paints a detailed picture of that war and the reaction to it in the US. Read full book review >
THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION 1910-1920 by R. Conrad Stein
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 1, 1994

"B&w photos; chronology; biographical sketches; bibliography; index. (Nonfiction. 12+)"
Full of the drama that characterizes Mexican history, an account that's less comprehensive and more popular in tone than Rebecca Stefoff's excellent Independence and Revolution: 1810- 1940 (1993) but presents the course of the early 20th-century revolution in more detail, effectively explaining its causes and results. Read full book review >