Taylor Caldwell's bestselling 1968 historical novel comes to the screen in this well-appointed miniseries. The turn-of-the-century tale relates the saga of brilliant and enigmatic Pennsylvania physician Jonathan Ferrier (David Birney), who carries with him secrets concerning his tragic past. While others around him work to unravel or protect those secrets, they are taken hold by lusts for romance and power. Barbara Parkins, Ralph Bellamy, Tom Bosley, Linda Purl, and William Shatner co-star. 4 3/4 hrs. on three discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); TV spots.