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Joan of Arc by Timothy Wilson-Smith
  

Joan of Arc

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Joan of Arc by Timothy Wilson-Smith

Joan of Arc was put on trial for heresy and, on 30 May 1431, burned at the stake. This book is an account of her life that was cut short; its focus is also on her history, which in 1431 had just begun, and which, it shows, was influenced just as much by the transformation in Anglo-French relations and by internal politics.

About the Author

Timothy Wilson-Smith is a writer and lecturer. He taught history and English at Eton for many years and has also been a lecturer for the WEA and Cambridge University Institute of Continuing Education. He has written several books, including Delacroix: A Life, Napoleon and his Artists, Caravaggio, and biographies of Johnson and Napoleon. He lives in Norfolk and France.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st June 2006

Author

Timothy Wilson-Smith

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Publisher

The History Press Ltd

Format

Paperback
272 pages

Categories

Biography: historical, political & military
European history
Early history: c 500 to c 1450/1500

ISBN

9780750943413

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