Michael Smyth lands in the New World on an HBC ship and is ordered by Lord Benton to venture into the frontier in search of Declan Harp.
While Douglas and Malcolm Brown negotiate a loan with wealthy Samuel Grant, their brother Cedric Brown kidnaps a Lake Walker boy.
After an unprovoked attack on their camp, Machk leads the Lake Walkers to retaliate against the Brown Brothers.
An unexpected arrival to Fort James puts Lord Benton and Chesterfield on edge.
Captain Johnson closes in on Benton and the fort is reinforced with soldiers as Harp and Benton come face to face.
Fort James explodes into chaos when Michael and Sokanon conspire to free Harp from Benton’s grip.