Some text is purposely blurred. Non-religious Isaac Leibowitz pursues a little known conspiracy. During WWII, true Jews were made sacrificial lambs not only by those known and obvious; and it may be happening again. Fragmentation and "fake" news leaves truth in the mind of the beholder.
Gadarike (Russia) 988-90. Ethelwulf has problems with a runaway princess, religious bigotry and oppressive government before he can escape southwards towards Byzantium fighting off Turkish mercenaries and Pecheneg raiders: success but at a dreadful cost. Part 7 of 'The Wanderer Saga' set in 10th. century Europe with research provided in extensive End-Notes.