Dr. Louis Gerteis
Louis S. Gerteis, Ph.D.
Louis S. Gerteis is Professor of History at the University of
Missouri-St. Louis. He received his PhD
in history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has taught at UMSL since
1969.Gerteis specializes in
the history of the Civil War Era. He is
the author of four books and numerous articles and book chapters. Among his recent publications are Civil
War St. Louis (Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 2001) and The Civil
War in Missouri: A Military History (Columbia: University of Missouri Press,
2012). Among his recent journal
publications is “New Madrid Bend: The Most Important Civil War Battle in
Missouri,” Gateway, The Magazine of the Missouri History Museum, vol 31(2011), 11-21.
To contact Dr. Gerteis please use the following email Gerteis@umsl.edu