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Drew Faulkner and Lucy Oxford's wedding is set. Russian Anton Devranov arrives with mystery lady friend Svetlana Simeonova. "Svetlana" proves to be Drew's former girlfriend Meryl Scott. Drew is needed for another mission. An enemy time-traveling organization wants to convince Confederate General Robert E. Lee to accept British help in winning the Civil War.