The defeat of the barbaric Dartague looks imminent, but once more Guthrie Hackett is sent forth on a mission to hunt down the witches of the barbarians. Now almost assured that the two knights traveling with him know of his magical talents, a crime in his homeland, Guthrie fears not only the enemy, but those who are allies. More
The defeat of the barbaric Dartague looks imminent to the Ursians, but the Dartague still have the magic of their wyrd women behind the northern war. Once more Sergeant Guthrie Hackett is sent forth to hunt down those with magical powers, but his own sorcerous skills are becoming more and more difficult to keep a secret. Guthrie already suspects his two knightly companions know the truth about him.
When the knights and the sergeant find a village supposedly housing the wyrd women, the battle against magic becomes not only directed outwardly at a barbaric foe, but one which boils within Guthrie himself.