198 страниц. 2011 год. The Seven Kingdoms are at peace, the barbarians are nearly defeated, and civilization is thriving under Constantine and Rejhar's gifted guidance. Yet a strange unrest is brewing. No sooner can they celebrate the imminent defeat of the barbarians than Shalish disappears, Basilanca rebels against king Drinian, and Gloria runs away. A dark hand tightens its silent grip over the eastern lands threatening to swallow liberty and justice in tyranny. Constantine, unawares, can barely avoid the dagger of treachery in time to save his life. Now his band of friends and outlaws must again fight to recover the kingdom from this cunning enemy.