Henry V lives another 30 years

Mar 2016
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His dynasty would probably remain on the throne of France so long as they didn't attempt to encroach too much on the rights and autonomy of the French nobles. By promising to respect their privileges they might be willing to cooperate with Henry, although as Henry came from a much more centralised kingdom this might be difficult for him to accept. I don't know too much about the situation in the 1420s to give a more detailed answer than that - I haven't got up to Jonathan Sumption's fourth volume of the HYW yet.

As for Joan of Arc, she was a useful figure-head to raise morale among the French troops, but she was no great general. The actual planning and execution of campaigns was led by professional French generals and noblemen. Her surviving wouldn't change much. The French still won despite her death - which ultimately changed very little.
 

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