U.P. Trail, The

Genre: Western

U.P. Trail, The

Performed by:
Robert Morris

The U.P. Trail narrates the story of William Neale, a young engineer working for the Union Pacific railway. He must contend with Indians, bandits, badlands, and bad weather to get the train to the destination. The railroads are expanding to link the nation, with the celebrated golden spike marking the spot in Utah where the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific would meet.Published in 1918, The U.P. Trail became a bestseller for Grey, and was made into a film in 1920, starring Roy Stewart and Kathlyn Williams.

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Run time: 13 hours
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Author
Zane Grey

Biography:
Born Pearl Zane Gray in Zanesville, OH, Zane Grey is noted for his careful research and accurate portrayal of the American West. Though Grey trained as a dentist, he turned to writing as a career in 1904, when his first book was published. Grey went on to write more than 50 novels, most of them tales of adventure with a Western setting, including The Last of the Plainsmen (1908), Riders of the Purple Sage (1912), The Thundering Herd (1925), Code of the West (1934), and West of the Pecos (1937). His nonfiction works include Tales of Fishing (1925). Many of Grey’s novels continue to be extremely popular, and several have been adapted into motion pictures.
Narrator
Robert Morris

Biography:
ROBERT MORRIS is the founding senior pastor of Gateway Church, a multicampus church in the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex. Since it began in 2000, the church has grown to more than thirty-six thousand active members. Robert is featured on the weekly television program The Blessed Life and serves as chairman of the board of The King’s University. He is the bestselling author of thirteen books, including The Blessed Life, The God I Never Knew, and Truly Free.

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