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By David Nicolle

ISBN-10: 1841762326

ISBN-13: 9781841762326

In 1415 King Henry V of britain invaded France and gained an overpowering victory on the conflict of Agincourt. Following his victory, the English conquered a wide a part of northern France, and by way of 1429 have been besieging the town of OrlГ©ans. during this darkest hour, France's fortunes have been remodeled by way of the inspirational management of a tender lady, Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc). inside of 4 months the French had damaged the siege and gained a good victory on the conflict of Patay over the formerly invincible English. This publication examines the the most important crusade which marked the turning aspect of the Hundred Years struggle.

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