by Karl Swainston
Iniquitous is a study of evil. Lancashire, 1337, thirty four-year-old Jake Broadoak kills a brutal lord in an act of revenge and has to flee his native land. He settles in Yorkshire and becomes the head of a small community, but then a plague destroys all the inhabitants of Middleham including Jake.
In 1970, Racid meets with his wife, and a few years afterwards their sinful trade begins.