- Author: Zane Grey
- Copyright: Public domain
- Published in: 1910
- Word count: 50,016 words (≈ about 3 hours)
The deep shadows were lightened by shafts of sunshine which, here and there, managed to pierce the canopy of foliage . . . Kenneth wants nothing more than to be a forester. Lumbermen have been wiping out the timber and never thinking of the future: he knows that. The time has come for forestry to take a bigger role, out in the Alleghenies and farther west -- and he wants a part in it.