John V Quarstein

John V. Quarstein is an award-winning historian, preservationist and author. He presently serves as historian for the city of Hampton. He previously worked as the director of the Virginia War Museum and as consultant to The Mariners' Museum's Monitor Center. Quarstein is the author of a dozen books, including Fort Monroe: The Key to the South, CSS Virginia: Mistress of Hampton Roads and A History of Ironclads: The Power of Iron Over Wood. His most recent work is The Monitor Boys: The Crew of...See more