American Ed Lefko accidentally went to a cheap cinema, where he watched an amazing film about the conquest of the Aztec state by Cortez. He was struck by amazing quality of scenery, a huge number of extras, unknown actors. After Lefko's conversation with the film mechanic, a new company specialized in the production of such films appeared.
The strange and mysterious story of the mysterious Henry Jekyll leads to unaccountable horror by its inexplicability. How can a respectable man, respected by all, with an even, calm character, be connected with this vicious man Edward Hyde, who commits atrocious acts? Why are such strange conditions in the doctor's will? Where does this Hyde live and where does he constantly disappear? Tangled incidents, in which fatally intertwined these two faces, break off tragically ... And only the diary of the deceased, replete with eerie details, clarifies the picture of the events that took place.
More than twenty years have passed since the events described in the first novel of the cycle. Young Bob Stark, Son of John, followed in his father's footsteps and graduated from the Legion Academy. But the nervous breakdown with him during the training alerted his parents, and they protected him from possible dangers. Until the threat of the entire civilization arose - a giant comet rushed to the Solar System.
He was once a professor of agronomy at an agricultural college. And now he's in solitary confinement at a California prison for murder, sentenced to life in prison. From here you can not escape, and almost the only entertainment is the game with ordinary flies. And for the fault, even if invented, here it is customary to pack a prisoner in a straitjacket, and so leave for a few hours, or even days. But it turns out that the human mind is not so connected with its physical body, as it was on the loose ...