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    • Joan of Arc

    • A History
    • By: Helen Castor
    • Narrated by: Anne Flosnik
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    Helen Castor tells afresh the gripping story of the peasant girl from Domremy who hears voices from God, leads the French army to victory, is burned at the stake for heresy, and eventually becomes a saint. But unlike the traditional narrative, a story already shaped by the knowledge of what Joan would become and told in hindsight, Castor's Joan of Arc: A History takes us back to 15th century France and tells the story forwards.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Maid of Orleans

    • By Tad Davis on 06-08-15

    Regular price: $27.99