Why else would they hire Joly, the former head of hospitality giant Carlson, which runs the Radisson hotel chain?
The sale of guns and blankets was at this time exceptional, nor does it appear that Radisson carried brandy in this voyage.
Father Ragueneau and Radisson quickly read the ominous signs.
"But gave you a sword when you told him the news of Radisson," interjected Perrot.
Radisson sought to accompany his kinsman, but was met with a peremptory refusal.
Radisson and Groseillers did not go with him, though there may have been blows.
In short Radisson was resolved at all costs to keep up appearances.
The islanders were engaged in making a repast when Radisson attracted their attention.
Radisson asserts that at this time the Company's factory was short of provisions.
The only immediate results of the discovery to Radisson and Groseilliers were condign punishment, disgrace, and almost utter ruin.