Nearly 2000 years in the future, scientists have developed a virtual reality machine whereby historians can watch the past unfold. Justin, a young scholar is tasked by the Les Charges de L’Affaires to study Doctor Petronella Sage, a Victorian galvanist. Dr. Sage, in an effort to advance the science of limb reattachment is electrocuted in a laboratory accident and her consciousness is transferred into a dead body on the battlefield of Auerstedt. This discovery makes her question if she has discovered time travel and wins her unlimited funding from the Charges du ‘affairs. Justin and Petra, separated by two thousand years, become entangled by the machinations of this mysterious agency and by their shared obsession with time itself. Frankenstein meets Quantum Leap.