Robert I. Girardi

Robert I. Girardi has had a lifelong fascination with the American Civil War and has studied it from all sides; tramping over the battlefields, collecting artefacts and reading thousands of documents and letters written by participants . He has a master’s degree in Public History from Loyola University of Chicago and has written several other books including ‘The New Annals of the Civil War’’. Robert lives in Chicago where he works as a homicide detective for the Chicago Police.