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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: Farewell To Lorien

(Updated 04/7/15) Following Frodo and Sam’s mindtrip experience with Galadriel, it’s time that the Fellowship was moving on, something that Celeborn and the missus make clear. Seems the welcome has worn out. Boromir is really loud and obnoxious in this … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: The Bridge Of Khazad-Dum

(Updated on 13/06/15) One of the shorter, but more action packed chapters, “The Bridge of Khazad-Dum” marks a major point in the story, as we break off from the by-the-books nature of the quest so far and suffer some genuine … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: Many Meetings

(Updated on 17/5/15) Book One ended on a very tense cliff-hanger: Frodo in peril, the Ring in danger of being retaken by the enemy, and then a mysterious flood sweeping the Ringwraiths away even as Frodo seems close to dying … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: A Knife In The Dark

(Updated on 9/5/15) This is the longest chapter since “The Shadow of the Past” and, in many respects, it’s all about building up suspense (and is that the best chapter title so far?). And it’s there right from the start … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: In The House Of Tom Bombadil

(Updated on 12/4/15) OK, this chapter. It would be too lenient to say that it is the most divisive chapter in the entire book really, because I do feel that it has actually gone beyond that point (and some way … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: The Old Forest

(Updated on 6/4/15) Mystery is the word of the day as our four-man band enters the Old Forest. I liked how Merry describes the Old Forest at the beginning of the chapter, just like a rural dweller would, drawing on … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: Index

Since the index page I threw up for my “Decisive Battles” pulls in a good bit of traffic, I figure I should do the same for my Chapter by Chapter reviews of The Lord of the Rings. If you want to … Continue reading

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