Lord Athelstan is asked to escort a prisoner while he is on a secret mission to the leader of a holy war against Russia. The prisoner, Countess Natasha must enter the Sultan's harem in Constantinople, in exchange for the freedom of her brother Dimitri.
While the Lord refuses to do so, the countess herself escapes, but joins the group on their way to Constantinple, dressed as an Indian prince.
But when love grows between the two, they wonder, will it result in the death of Dimitri?
Original title: As Eagles Fly
Genre: Fiction→ Romance→ Historical→ Sweet-and-savage