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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 33, Number 3, Winter 1984

Table of Contents Page Number
Ironclad at Hampton Roads: CSS Virginia, the Confederacy's Formidable Warship, by John D. Broadwater  100
The Brash Reinsman: Ben Ficklin's Adventures, by Wayne R. Austerman   114
A Free People's Intolerable Grievance: The Quartering of Troops and the Third Amendment, by B. Carmon Hardy   126
Death of a Hero, Death of a Friend: George Washington's Last Hours, by Thomas M. Boyd   136