The Heroes of Tolkien

9781684120956

A compendium of the greatest heroes of Middle-earth, all in one volume.

J. R. R. Tolkien's fictional world of Middle-earth is filled with great heroes who rose in the face of crisis to shape the course of that world's history. This volume examines the complexities surrounding Tolkien's portrayal of good and evil, analyzing the most celebrated heroes from the earliest days of Arda to the end of the War of the Ring. Men, elves, dwarves, and their allies are covered in detail, and each hero's role in the battle against the forces of evil is discussed at length.

  • AuthorsDavid Day
  • ISBN: 9781684120956
  • Format: Flexibound
  • Pages: 256 pp.
  • Dimensions: 13.3 x 2.3 x 19.7 cm