Joan of Arc: the image of female heroism

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, Aug 27, 1981 - Biography & Autobiography - 349 pages

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I started reading this book to understand how a young peasant woman managed to capture the dauphin’s (the future Charles VII) imagination and mobilise men to fight moved by the conviction of her ... Read full review

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Warner captures the image of Joan as the saint who gives comfort and provide an image of perfection. An innocent country girl who tended sheep and was called by God.The fictional popularizations of ... Read full review

Contents

prologue
3
MAID OF FRANCE
13
A DIVIDED REALM
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