Joan Of Arc

Author: Helen Castor
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780571284634
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The story of one of the most remarkable women of the medieval world, as you have never read it before A French peasant girl who heard voices from God, Joan convinced the royal court of her divine calling and became a teenage warrior, ...

Joan Of Arc

Author: Kathryn Harrison
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385531222
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Every era must retell and reimagine the Maid of Orleans's extraordinary story in its own way, and in Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured, the superb novelist and memoirist Kathryn Harrison gives us a Joan for our time—a shining exemplar of ...

Joan Of Arc

Author: Marina Warner
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199639930
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The book places Joan in the context of the mythology of the female hero and takes note of her historical antecedents, both pagan and Christian and the role she has played up to the present as the embodiment of an ideal, whether as Amazon, ...

Joan Of Arc Her Story

Author: Regine Pernoud
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312227302
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In a distinguished English translation, the bestselling French book now considered the standard biography of Joan published just in time for the upcoming film by Luc Besson.

Joan Of Arc

Author: Gail Patterson
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781590335031
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As a martyr, she gained mythic status and the Roman Catholic Church made her a saint in 1920. This book presents a fascinating study of Joan of Arc's life based on excerpts from John A Mooney's gripping 1919 biography.

Joan Of Arc

Author: David Hilliam
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781404201644
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A discussion of the life and times of the French heroine, Joan of Arc, with illustrations from the medieval period.