Individual Author Record
Name: Carl J. EkbergPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1938 in St Paul, Minnesota Sites:
Illinois ConnectionEkberg is a professor emeritus at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationCarl J. Ekberg is a professor emeritus at Illinois State University and an expert onthe French in colonial Illinois. He is the author of many books, including the award-winning ''Colonial Ste. Genevieve and French Roots in the Illinois Country: The Mississippi Frontier in Colonial Times''. He has also edited [http://www.amazon.com/Account-Upper-Louisiana-Nicolas-Fineils/dp/0826207022/ref=sr_1_12?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1420566348&sr=1-12 ''An Account of Upper Louisiana''] and [http://www.amazon.com/Early-modern-Europe-source-readings/dp/B000HDCC88/ref=sr_1_14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1420566728&sr=1-14 ''Early Modern Europe: A Book of Source Readings''].
*''The Failure of Louis XIV's Dutch War'', 1979*''A Cultural, Geographical, and Historical Study of the Pine Ford Lake Project Area, Washington, Jefferson, Franklin and St, Francois Counties, Missouri'', 1981 - written with Edward P. Jelks and Joa*''LaSalle and his Legacy: Fenchmen and Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley'', 1982*''Colonial Ste. Genevieve, French Roots in the Illinois Country'', Patrice Press, 1985 - reprinted 2014*''Excavations at the Laurens Site: probable location of Ford De Chartres'', 1989 - written with Edward B. Jelks and Terrance J. Martin*''The Legacy: A Survey of the Historical Architecture of the Town of Normal'', 1998 - written with Ann Patton Malone and William D. Walters*''French Roots in the Illinois Country: The Mississippi Frontier in Colonial Times'', University of Illinois Press, 1998*''Francois Valle and His World: Upper Louisiana Before Lewis and Clark'', University of Missouri Press, 2002*''Louis Bolduc: His Family and His House'', 2002 - written with Anton J. Pregaldin*''Code Noir: The Colonial Slave Laws of French Mid-America'', 2005 - written with Grady Kilman and Pierre Lebeau*''Stealing Indian Women: Native Slavery in the Illinois Country'', University of Illinois Press, 2007*''A French Aristocrat in the American West: The Shattered Dreams of De Lassus De Luzières'', University of Missouri, 2010*''The Failure of Louis XIV's Dutch War'', University of North Carolina Press, 2011*''St. Louis Rising: The French Regime of Lois St. Ange de Bellerive'', University of Illinois Press, 2015 - written with Sharon K. Person