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Joan of Arc

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Published: 1893
Language: English
Wordcount: 86,051 / 253 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 63.9
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 9,323
Added to site: 2005.10.25 164

he world the impossible; these voices and visions will ever be connected with Joan of Arc, and with her deathless fame and glory.'

From the year 1425 till 1428, the apparitions and voices were heard and seen more or less frequently.

It is the year 1427: all that remains to Charles of his kingdom north of the Loire, with the exception of Tournay, are a pitiful half-dozen places. Among these is Vaucouleurs, near Domremy. They are defended by a body of men under the command of a knight, Robert de Baudricourt, who is about to play an important part in the history of Joan.

In one of her visions the maid was told to seek this knight, that through his help she might be brought to the French Court; for the voices had told her she might find the King and tell him her message, by which she should deliver the land from the English, and restore him to his throne. There had not been wanting legends and prophecies upon the country-side which may have impressed Joan, and helped her to believe that it was her missio

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A must read for everyone that has been inspired by the lives of the ancient saints.Thank you for making this book available.



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