Third volume of the Japanese anime series. Madlax is the deadliest assassin on the planet, skilled in the arts of combat and deception. Margaret is an orphaned schoolgirl haunted by terrible dreams for her past, even while she tries to negotiate the pitfalls of high school. But what is the strange link between these two seemingly unconnected characters? In this volume, Madlax investigates the links between the mysterious and powerful Bookwald Industries and the ongoing war in Gazth-Sonika. Episodes are: 'Remaining Scent'; 'Erosion'; 'Foreign Country'; and 'Lost Will'.