Sir Arthur Riddle is dispatched to the Caribbean to bring the notorious pirate Cage Lambert to justice. Far removed from the law found in the heart of the Empire, he must be prepared to make sacrifices he had never considered. Princess Crystal is sent to the other side of the world to investigate a conspiracy that threatens their very way of life.
In this alternate future the English defeated the American colonist uprising in 1776. By the year 2276 the British Empire spans over half the planet. Their only opposition is the Chinese Communist Collective but for now there is a tentative peace.
Sir Arthur Riddle, a distant relative to the queen, struggles against forces trying to bring his life, loved ones, and country to ruin.