Something is rotten in Germania! The Baron is dead, leaving his daughter, Nina, heiress to the Barony. But, by law, she cannot bear arms. She cannot protect her land, and so she must be married to a man who can. That man will control everything, and a desperate adventure develops as Ulrich, the commander of the enemy army, attempts to win Nina's hand. His evil lord, the Baron von Brochol tries to conquer her, and the Baron von Murligstein seduces her.