Books by Kerry A. Trask

Kerry A. Trask, a scholar of early-American history, is a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc who earned his Ph.D. at the University of Minnesota. Trask is the author of two previous books; his most recent is Fire Within: A Civil War Narr

Released: Jan. 5, 2006

"Lucid and accessible, even as the author tracks a multifaceted, ultimately tragic tale."
Illuminating study of that least-known of America's Indian wars, which made Illinois safe for corn and industry. Read full book review >