Stuff You Missed in History Class
Stuff You Missed in History Class
iHeartRadio
Host Faves: Christine de Pizan and the Book of the City of Ladies
33 minutes Posted Apr 24, 2020 at 12:20 pm.
0:00
33:03
Download MP3
Show notes

This 2018 episode is about Christine de Pizan who wrote verse, military manuals, and treatises on war, peace and the just governance of a nation. She was the official biographer of King Charles V of France and wrote the only popular piece in praise of Joan of Arc that was penned during her lifetime.

Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers