A fugitive princess and an English officer find love as an empire falls. (BYLINE) Bucharest, 1918: After four bloody years the Kaiser’s empire is toppling. For Captain Harry Phillips, in a German army hospital, the Great War seems already over. Then a German officer unveils his daring plan: to rescue Princess Irena of Rumania – and send her to safety in England. In a breathless chase across war-torn Europe made perilous by hostile revolutionaries and retreating troops, Harry tries to protect his precious charge – and finds that what begins as duty on his part, ends as hopeless love.