Michael and Sokanon conspire to free Harp from Benton, which sends Fort James into a state of chaos.
Captain Johnson closes in on Benton; and the fort is reinforced with soldiers as Harp and Benton come face to face. Meanwhile, Emberly makes a move to control Chesterfield.
An unexpected arrival to Fort James puts Lord Benton and Chesterfield on edge; Emberly conspires to rid herself of a problem; Michael is shocked when he sees someone from his past.
When a Cree boy is taken hostage by Lord Benton, the tribe allows Declan Harp the chance to find him. Meanwhile, Grace Emberly drums herself up a deal with Captain Chesterfield behind closed doors.
The fur trade of the late 1700s was a time of greed, violence and ambition — Part Game of Thrones (HBO), part Turn (AMC), the story is one of a vicious and violent struggle for control of the fur trade.