An epic and scandalous satire concerning the life of the not-yet-canonised joan of arc (the maid of orleans), the poem was outlawed, burned and banned throughout a great portion of europe during the 18th and 19th centuries. Jeanne d'arc or joan of arc (ca 1412 – 30 may 1431), was nicknamed the maid of orléans (french: la pucelle d'orléans) she is considered a heroine of france and a roman catholic saint she was born to a peasant family at domrémy in north-east france.
Joan of arc (french: jeanne d'arc 6 january c 1412 – 30 may 1431), nicknamed the maid of orléans (french: la pucelle d'orléans), is considered a heroine of france for her role during the lancastrian phase of the hundred years' war, and was canonized as a roman catholic saint.
Joan of arc (french: jeanne d'arc 6 january during this time charles' mother-in-law yolande of aragon was planning to finance a relief expedition to orléans joan asked for permission to travel with the army and wear protective armor, which was provided by the royal government the hundred years' war continued for twenty-two years.
Joan of arc (jeanne d’arc) 1412 – 1431 saint of the roman catholic church and french national heroine saint jeanne d’arc, the maid of orleans is a recognized saint of the roman catholic church. This acclaimed work on the life and legacy of joan of arc is considered by many historians as one of the most well researched, convincing and best written accounts of the maid of orleans stolpe vividly creates the contemporary situation in france, evaluates the latest research in her life, and.