Synopsis by Cara Saposnik
One of the most famous European women of all time, Joan of Arc is the subject of this Biography from A&E. Born in 1412 into a simple shepherd's life, Joan of Arc began to hear voices from God at an early age. These voices told her to fight the British against their invasion of France. So she dressed in men's clothes and bravely led French forces to victory in numerous battles. Her young life tragically ended when she was burned at the stake for being a heretic. These charges were later cleared, and in 1920 she became a saint. Biography: Joan of Arc is a comprehensive look at this incredible life.