Claire and Jamie become involved in the lavish world of French society as they attempt to infiltrate the Jacobite rebellion led by Prince Charles Stuart and stop the battle of Culloden.
Jamie finds it hard to overcome his past. Some opportunities arise following a fortunate meeting with Prince Charles.
Jamie spends all of his time dealing with politics whilst Claire finds solace in healing. The past could be about to derail the couple's plans.
Claire and Jamie decide to host a dinner party to turn investors away from Prince Charles' war effort.
Claire and Jamie are reunited and attempt to extinguish fires until Claire takes an unexpected change of course.
Jamie and Claire use her medical knowledge to come up with a plan to stop a deal which could fill the war chest. Jamie goes back on his word.
Doctors at L'Hopital des Anges try to save the lives of both Claire and her unborn child.
Claire and Jamie tryto elicit support from Jamie's grandsire. Colum MacKenzie shows up with plans of his own.
Claire and Jamie reunite with the Lallybroch and MacKenzie men as they take part in training. Jamie and Claire have personal battles to deal with.
Jamie needs to rely upon Claire's knowledge of history as he leads the Jacobite army into an important battle.