The Powers Alone: The First Principle
by Mark Everett Stone
Two thousand years ago, Rome fell to an ancient curse called the Scourge. Sejanus Antius Macro, known as the wizard Diamondfang, is certain it will return. Armed with his raven familiar, Lucius, and centuries of experience, he undertakes a journey in an effort to save the empire he swore to protect. But can he survive in a land where the great Legions of Britannia never returned?