Plan de la ville et du siège d’Orléans en 1428

Map. Orléans. 1428, 1429. Joan of Arc. Jollois. Harttweig

As we can see the English surrounded Orléans heavily, having taken control of the Loire bridge. They were only lacking the manpower to suffocate the city from the East as well as from the West. It left an opening through which Joan could squeeze through and get in.

Document digitized on Gallica.fr

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