England, 1645: After waging three years of bloody civil war, The Parliamentary rebel armies have finally defeated the Royalist forces of King Charles I.
Two heroes have emerged from the war – the leaders of the New Model Army, Lord General Thomas Fairfax and his loyal deputy Oliver Cromwell.
The war may be won, but their mission is now to unite the country and reform the crown. Tom and Oliver’s friendship may be strong, but what lies ahead of them will prove to be a harder test of their relationship than the long years of civil war. As a member of the aristocracy, Tom desires moderate reform of the monarchy, but Oliver has other ideas…