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  • A Place Beyond Courage

  • By: Elizabeth Chadwick
  • Narrated by: Peter Wickham
  • Length: 16 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 112
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 85
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 84

It is a time for ambitious men to prosper, and royal servant John FitzGilbert Marshal is one of them. Raised high, as the kin of the deceased King Henry battle each other for England's throne, John reaps rich rewards but pays a terrible price for the choices he makes - as does his family. His wife, fragile, naïve Aline is hopelessly unequipped to cope with the demands of a life lived on the edge and, when John is seriously injured in battle, her worst nightmare is realised.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Intriguing

  • By Compute on 07-27-15

John Marshall father of William Marshall's tale

5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-28-17

As a history buff and a fan of Elizabeth Chadwick, I loved this book! Excellent read or listen. Engrossing.