|Narration||POV Narration, Unreliable|
Lost Homelands is a spin-off story of the Homelands Series dealing with the lands of Harad, Kingdom of Poland, and the lands south of Harad which have become dominated by lawlessness due to the menipulations of Mordor. More of the govermental control of Mordor is seen as well as the utter anarchy that exists in the lands east of the Great Westros Lake where Mordor has spent generations destroying any real goverment that rises.
The Lost Homelands has four main POV Characters in the form of Orllon Geza II., Krakus Lechites II., Nicolus Rotaru, and Jakob Teague. Orllon Geza II. is the heir to Harad and one of the most determined of the increasingly numerous Chosen of Sueve though on the surface he looks to be a Mordor agent. Jakob Teague is the King of the Kingdom of Poland and is forced to deal with many issues in his lands, while Krakus Lechites II. is the prince of the Kingdom of Romania in the deep southeast of Europe where he fights against the growing influence of the Korcani Wilds, while finally Nicolus Rotaru is the bastard son of the King of Walachia where he works tirelesy for his brother the prince who is his best friend to protect the Kingdom of Walachia.
|Orllon Geza||1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29, 33|
|Jakob Teague||2, 6, 10, 14, 18, 22, 26, 30, 34|
|Krakus Lechites II.||3, 7, 11, 15, 19, 23, 27, 31, 35|
|Nicolus Rotaru||4, 8, 12, 16, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36|
Orllon Geza is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is speaking to his uncle Stefon Geza about the fact that he will be returning to Budapest to assist his father in the most daring of the Chosen of Sueves missions in that they planned to take control of the capital leading to the destruction of the Mordor influence on Harad. Detailing the recent history of Harad and the fact that he had spent his youth pretending to be somewhere while he was actually with his uncle he would show his pure hatred of the Mordor occupiers and his plans became clear.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is revealed as the Prince of Poland where he stands in the council chambers as his father discusses the situation as he fights a desperate fight against the forces of the Goblins who are becoming increasingly numerous on his eastern provinces, while also trying to expand southward into Luthwillian. Following this meeting he travels through the palace speaking to Jozef Kowalczyk the Cardinal of Poland a true believer in the christian faith of whom he talks to quite openly about the corruption still present at the top of the Polish government and together they discuss the next steps of the Polish Inquisition. Jakob Teague is walking from his meeting with Jozef Kowalczyk when he is intercepted by the recently released Danuta Krolik of whom is known to be the mistress of Jakob's uncle Dawid Teague and the mother of Jakob's cousin Jozefa Teague with whom Jakob thinks about as he speaks with Danuta. Danuta shows herself as completely disloyal to Dawid as she attempts to seduce Jakob but he is unwilling to sleep with her despite discussion of how close they came during her time in the dungeons and then she leaves him with a kiss that it takes all of Jakob's strength to stop. At the end of the chapter he is summoned to the council chambers where he learns that the eastern Polish town of Lodz was sacked by the Goblins from the fallen Dwarven Fortress of Karak Dum which had become known as Black Crag and was the source of all the trouble with the goblins. Jakob is given command of a platoon of the First Army in the form of the Royal Polish Second Platoon and would be sent to Lodz where he would secure the city as well as find out anything else that he could while his father would command the First Army and make his way to Poznan where the Goblins were now threatening. In this command he is joined by his childhood friends and fellow Polish noble young men in the form of Tomislaw Okon, and Adam Tarnowski of whom are shown to be loyal to him, and join him in meeting with his company captains. Following being given his command, and gathering his two friends he would meet with his company captains in the form of Fabian Bisek, Emil Gorski, and Joachim Bobik of whom would show him great respect despite his youth.
Krakus Lechites II. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is standing on the walls of Brasov looking out into a large Night Goblin army of whom is attacking the city forcing basically the entire population into the fight. Smoke goes up in the north of the city and a messenger arrives telling Ser Alexandru Dinu that the northern gate has fallen and the goblins are moving towards the palace ground, and with this news in mind Krakus is commanded to return to the palace as goblins had overrun the northern gate and were moving towards the palace, and moving to the palace he follows nearly a dozen men at arms and several knights in the charge to reinforce the palace grounds. Making his way into the palace just minutes before they lock the gates and goblins start arriving he is sent into the keep by Alexandru in order to see the prince family of House Stanescu. Finding the family in disagree as Prince Florin was caught outside the palace and was unable to make it back leaving the palace to be commanded by the princes brother Dracul Stanescu of whom was a Magi of ill repute among the city. Finding Irina crying in the corner of the room while Dracul argued with Lord Sorin Bucur he would go to her and knowing her well enough from his time squiring with her father he would hold her as the two lords argued about whether to deploy the Palace Guard to the walls as Sorin Bucur wanted, or barricade themselves within the inner Keep as Dracul wanted.
Nicolus Rotaru is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is in the training yard of Valeni the northern Wallachian fortress alongside his brother Radu, of whom are both being trained alongside Teodor Nita, and Anton Goldis two other squires to the great Knight Petru Cuza.
Orllon Geza is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he departs through the gates of Warsaw moving towards Lodz alongside his two companies of troops. Arriving at Bolkow Castle they would meet with Sergeant Klemens Morga commander of the 70th Division of whom formed the rearguard for the fighting to the east at Lodz, and meeting him he would describe the situation to the east at Lodz where the main siege of the city was finished but the goblins were still within the walls of Lodz. After a long discussion with Klemens Morga he finally opens up and questions why Jakob is in Lodz when the main army of the goblins was to the north at Poznan, and shocked he comes to the conclusion through their conversation that they have been tricked and that his father is walking into a trap at Poznan. Discovering a trap set for his father at Poznan he attempts to lead his forces north to Poznan but captain Joachim Bobik convinces him that he cannot leave the siege of Lodz and that he will lead his company north to intercept the Kings army warning them of the trap. Following the departure of Joachim Bobik and the 8th and 19th companies he would lead the 5th company alongside Klemens Morga and his 70th division towards the hills outside of Lodz where they would link with the remnants of the 32nd company led by captain Konstantyn Koslowski.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he wakes in bed beside Jozefina Machuga and they speak together lying in bed about her life before Lodz was sacked. Jakob promices that he will make things better for her family and for Lodz and they are kissing when Adam Tarnowski comes to the door and gives him a letter. The letter is written by captain Emil Gorski and reveals that Joachim Bobik turned on him and blocked his ability to alert the king of the trap and this led to a fight of which Joachim Bobik won due to the intervention of a force of rats (Skaven) during the battle and now Emil was retreating westward towards Warsaw with Joachim close behind. Horrified that his father would not be alerted to the coming trap he immediately summons his forces and leads a meeting where he describes the situation, but before they can agree to rally to head northward Sergeant Klemens Morga arrives and says that Goblins are incoming towards Lodz.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he pulls the sword from the Goblin leader Jazmaz Loosehead, and returns to the command leadership where he finds captain Fabian Bisek and together they make there way back to Lodz alongside their forces of whom are near uncontrollable in their cheering as the victory was extremely devastating against the Goblins.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he arrives at Poznan where as his army looks out at the city he notices immediately the lack of any kind of fighting signs around the city itself with the battle clearly having been fought away from Poznan, and travelling towards the battleground he walks among the dead attempting to find his fathers body but is unable to locate it but does find the broken body of his cousin Anton Teague. Disgusted even further he commands his men begin digging graves for the fallen, and he personally digs a grave for his cousin of whom he is nearly overcome by rage over the death of. After burying his cousin and coming to the complete realization that Poznan was a part of whatever trap has been laid he meets with his commanders to discuss a strategy moving forward.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he departs Poznan heading towards Warsaw, and marching up the road to Warsaw he travels with Bozimir, and Juri Jurszak two of the sons of Senator Godzislaw Jurszak of whom he is polite to continuing his show of not being upset by what happened, but throughout the entire road towards Warsaw he thinks of his revenge against them.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he stands at the side of his uncle Dawid Teague as his uncle is named regent of the Kingdom of Poland while he is named the heir to the Kingdom of Poland and agrees to not take up the mantle of becoming king until the age of 26 and also promises that he will name his uncle Dawid as the Cardinal when the time should come. Following the feast celebrating the "victory" of Poland during the Fourth Green Crusade he departs the feast to go to bed when he is stopped on the way by the girl he had danced with during the feast in the form of Hanna Bobik of whom tells him that she will tell him a great secret if he follows her, and not threatened by Hanna, but also extremely attracted to her he follows her to her room. Entering her room she reveals that if he agrees to marry her giving her the influence and protection that such a marriage would allow then she reveal the names of the entire conspiracy against his father including the depths of the conspiracy. Reluctant due to his love of Jozefina Plaska he agrees after she begins telling him about some of the plans of the conspiracy including a return to legalizing slavery, and having agreed she reveals the involvement of her father and all the other conspirators, and then tells him that later his uncle is going to give him a pick of several noble ladies including herself and that all he must due is pick Hanna. Returning to the party he is barely able to even speak realizing he is surrounded by so many men who had conspired to murder his father and the rest of his fathers men, but is forced to react when just as Hanna told him he is ambushed by his uncle in front of the entire party when his uncle brings out a series of noble ladies including Hanna and manipulates the crowd into forcing a quick decision for Jakob who chooses Hanna.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he travels to Tarnow with his uncle and his mistress of whom as a part of the deal between Jakob and Dawid will soon become Dawid's wife due to Jakob agreeing to abolish the marriage of Dawid and Jozefina Tarnowski.
Jakob Teague is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he departs the capital for Lodz where he has convinsed his corupt uncle that there is a profit in him returning to Lodz and rebuilding the town, but leaves behind Tomislaw Okon to watch over his uncle of whom names Tomislaw as a Captain in the Royal Polish 1st Hussars of whom guarded the Palace.