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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: The Riders Of Rohan

(Updated on 01/08/15) The chase is on and our three multi-racial heroes are running day and night. The first paragraph of this chapter is one of my favourite pieces of descriptive writing in the whole book and sets up the … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: Flight To The Ford

(Updated on 12/05/2015) We’re back and it’s clear, from the opening paragraph, that everyone’s alive. Tolkien isn’t interested, rightfully I think, in drawing that out at all. But it’s not clear exactly what happened, nor is it ever rightly explained … Continue reading

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