The U.S. Army's brutality against American Indians becomes a massacre; Jacob and Loved by the Buffalo reunite.
Indian strategy at the Little Bighorn surprises Col. Custer and obliterates his cavalry; Margaret Light Shines tries to make the most of a bleak situation.
Jacob Wheeler's children witness history; the Cheyenne capture Mary Light Shines, and when U.S. soldiers attack the tribe, she escapes to be with her new Cheyenne family.
Gold fever hits; Jacob and Thunder Heart Woman reunite; a heinous act sets off a devastating chain of events.
Traders introduce modern conveniences to native peoples; Jacob makes the ultimate sacrifice to save his family.
Jacob Wheeler and his brother, Nathan, leave Virginia to find adventure; Loved by the Buffalo has a vision of two families being joined forever.