An epic tale at the twilight of the Troubadours’ world.
A Moorish mercenary—mutilated and left to die, harangued by his father’s ghost—seeks justice with a sharp dose of revenge.
A French knight banned as a Cain seeks respite, with a sword to battle his betrayers.
A Catalan widow holds her own fate, until a gold-sniffing priest accuses her of heresy.
A famous crusader teaches paratge, the honor that pumps life’s blood in the world of the troubadours, but finds treachery and murder instead.
Can these ruined crusaders battle conspiracy and disaster while trapped in a new war that has run amok?
These novellas add to the tales from the heretics’ world: