A 10-year old boy loses his parents in the war. The only thing left to him is his belief in the power of Czarist Russia.
A poor Flemish girl is caught stealing potatoes. The German occupying forces punish her severely: four months in prison or an impossibly large fine. She flees in secret and passes the "Todesdraht", an electrified security fence at the Belgian border, in order to scrape together some money in the Netherlands.
Peter Stormare feels strongly connected to Olof Ohman, the Swedish immigrant who found the Kensington rune stone, and he sets out on a personal quest to prove he is not a hoaxer. He teams up with history enthusiast Elroy Balgaard and it quickly gets clear to them that the rune stone is a controversial subject with a lot of passionate people invested in its story. Their first action is to meet with Scott Wolter, a forensic geologist who has been studying the stone for almost 20 years.
The secret agents that protected Queen Elizabeth from treason for over 40 years, through the execution of Mary Queen of Scots to the death of Queen Elizabeth, the capture of Catholic fugitive John Gerard and the infamous Gunpowder Plot.
Dr Tracy Borman discovers the real reason Princess Margaret's relationship with Peter Townsend came to an end, uncovers her disastrous marriage to the manipulative, unfaithful Lord Snowden, and discovers more about her love of music and devotion to duty, revealing a woman very different to the picture the press would have us believe.