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Colonial Ste. Genevieve: An Adventure on the Mississippi Frontier
by Carl J. Ekberg
foreword by Bernard K Schram
introduction by Abraham P Nasatir
Southern Illinois University Press, 1996
eISBN: 978-0-8093-3381-3 | Paper: 978-0-8093-3380-6
Library of Congress Classification F474.S33E43 2014
Dewey Decimal Classification 977.8692

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Colonial Ste. Genevieve: An Adventure on the Mississippi Frontier is a comprehensive, award-winning history of the French colonial town of Ste. Genevieve, from its founding in about 1750 to the Louisiana Purchase. Ekberg covers all aspects of the town during this period, including politics, agriculture, family life, and religion, and places Ste. Genevieve within the context of the history of the colonial Illinois Country. 

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