Arc fought for the freedom of
her country, France. She was declared as martyr for God as Englishmen
it after they burnt her to death. After her death, 'The Hundred Years
between England and France ended as Englishmen lost one battle after
Her life is a saga of for her country.
was born in a village called Domremy in France. Her father was a
Joan grew up, she heard her parents and others talking about the
Henry V, who was trying to conquer their country. Her heart was full of
patriotic feelings. So she often went to church and prayed for her
day, while she was praying in church she heard a voice speaking to her.
voice told her that only she could help her king. This inspired her to
her country. But she was in doubt how a simple maid like her could lead
soldiers in a battle. Next day again, the voice said, "God will show
what to do?.” In this way she heard the voice many times, and
finally the voice
told her to go and meet a captain of the French Army.
planned to fight with English soldiers to save her country. She cut off
long hair, put on man's clothes and rode on a white horse with a sword.
marched towards Orleans, which was being besieged by the English. She
Orleans and defeated the English soldiers there.