By the late 1300s, the Black Death has decimated Europe, the Hundred Years War is at a turning point, and the English and French peasantry is in open revolt - but is this revolution simply a change whose time has come, or is it due to something far more sinister? The archangel St. Michael has given Brother Thomas Neville, an arrogant Dominican friar, a mandate to repel evil and restore order, but Thomas has his work cut out for him. Followed by "The wounded haw . . ." Read by James Taylor.