! also known as: Joan of Arc : Siege & the Sword!Joan of Arc, also known as Jeanne d'Arc, (c.1412 – 30 May 1431)
was a national heroine of France and is a saint of the Roman Catholic Church. She asserted that she had visions from God which told her to
recover her homeland from English domination late in the Hundred Years' War. The uncrowned King Charles VII sent her to the siege at Orléans
as part of a relief mission. She gained prominence when she overcame the light regard of veteran commanders and lifted the siege in only nine days.
Several more swift victories led to Charles VII's coronation at Reims and settled the disputed succession to the throne. (wiki)