January 2008
Military History;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p30
The article presents a history of the battles fought by French military leader Joan of Arc. She followed up on her May 7, 1429, relief of the Sieges of Orléans with an offensive campaign along the Loire River, driving English troops from Jargeau, Beaugency and Meung-sur-Loire in quick succession. She capped off the month-long action with a decisive victory at Patay, capturing Lord John Talbot and sending Sir John Fastolf into ignominious retreat to Paris.


Related Articles

  • Joan of Arc. price, Sean // Junior Scholastic;1/28/94, Vol. 96 Issue 11, p10 

    Presents a play about the life of Joan of Arc in France. Cast; Brief history of France; Scenes; Brief profile on Joan of Arc.

  • La Fête de Saint Germain.  // Time;5/12/1923, Vol. 1 Issue 11, p12 

    The article reports on the revival of the Saint Germain Fair, which features a pageant portraying the triumphant entry of Jeanne d'Arc into La Place Saint Suplice in Paris, France by the Committee of old Paris and the authorities of the Latin Quarter.

  • HR LESSONS ...from history. WOODS, DAVID // Human Resources (09648380);May2010, p58 

    The article offers an overview of the life and work of history leader Joan of Arc who sheds light on business issues that incldue diversity, leadership styles and Generation Y in France.

  • Holy martyr complex! filmmakers vie to fry St. Joan. Cox, Dan // Variety;10/23/95, Vol. 360 Issue 12, p5 

    Focuses on the desire of many film distributors to produce a film based on Joan of Arc. Direction of the film by Ron Maxwell; Search for an actress to portray Joan; Related details.

  • Meeting with the Dauphin. Debattista, Marina // Calliope;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p4 

    The article describes the meeting of Joan the Maid, a shepherd girl, with Charles the Dauphin, son of Charles VI, king of France, at the castle of Chinon, France on March 6, 1429.

  • What's Different? Baker, Charles F. // Calliope;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p23 

    A picture puzzle related to the portraits of Joan of Arc, a saint, is presented.

  • A Friend to Compiègne. Geiger, Barbara // Calliope;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p32 

    The article describes how Joan of Arc, a warrior, was captured by the English and Burgundians when she attempted to siege the city of Compiègn in France, and how she was allegedly betrayed by Guillaume de Flavy, captain of the French troops at Compiègn.

  • THE TRIAL. Geiger, Barbara // Calliope;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p35 

    The article describes how Joan of Arc, a warrior, was tried by the Inquisition as a prisoner of John of Luxembourg, though officially a prisoner of the Church, by inquisitor Pierre Cauchon, the bishop of Beauvais, France.

  • FROM PAST TO PRESENT Rethinking the Past. Kunz, Meredith Alexander // Calliope;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p42 

    The article offers information on the reversal of the verdict of the trial of Joan of Arc, a warrior, in 1456 by a new Church trial organized in 1452, in response to an effort by Charles VII, king of France, to review the verdict.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics