In his exile, Prince Nuada Silverlance had seen many eras of men rise and fall. He was appalled by their greed as the humans tried to fill the holes in their hearts. He watched with dread as more and more of the forests, the homeland of his people, were destroyed by man's greed.

Foreseeing the destruction of his people, Prince Nuada decided it was time to take action and return home from his exile to deliver his people to safety.

Awakening the Golden Army is mad. But it's either the sons of earth, or humans. Which holocaust should be chosen?