War and the Works of J R R Tolkien

Written By Janet Brennan Croft
War and the Works of J R R  Tolkien
  • Publsiher : Praeger Pub Text
  • Release : 23 June 2021
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  • Pages : 175 pages
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War and the Works of J R R Tolkien

War and the Works of J R R  Tolkien
  • Author : Janet Brennan Croft
  • Publisher : Praeger Pub Text
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 175
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Summary : Examines the role of war in Tolkien's life and works...

The War of the Ring

The War of the Ring
  • Author : Christopher Tolkien,John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 476
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Summary : Exploring the creation of "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, this volume follows the War of the Ring to its finale before the Black Gate of Mordor...

Tolkien and the Great War

Tolkien and the Great War
  • Author : John Garth
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release Date : 2013-06-11
  • Total pages : 416
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Summary : How the First World War influenced the author of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy: “Very much the best book about J.R.R. Tolkien that has yet been written.” —A. N. Wilson As Europe plunged into World War I, J. R. R. Tolkien was a student at Oxford and ...

Perilous and Fair

Perilous and Fair
  • Author : Janet Brennan Croft,Leslie A. Donovan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 349
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Summary : Includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien's works and life bringing together not only perspectives on Tolkien's most commonly discussed female characters -- aEowyn, Galadriel, and Lauthien -- but also on less studies figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen....

The War of the Jewels

The War of the Jewels
  • Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Publisher : Harpercollins Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 496
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Summary : The second of two companion volumes which documents the later writing of The Silmarillion, Tolkien's epic tale of war. In The War of the Jewels Christopher Tolkien takes up his account of the later history of The Silmarillion from the point where it was left in Morgoth's Ring. The story ...

A Companion to J R R Tolkien

A Companion to J  R  R  Tolkien
  • Author : Stuart D. Lee
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • Total pages : 608
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Summary : This is a complete resource for scholars and students of Tolkien, as well as avid fans, with coverage of his life, work, dominant themes, influences, and the critical reaction to his writing. An in-depth examination of Tolkien’s entire work by a cadre of top scholars Provides up-to-date discussion and ...

The Chronicles of War Repercussions in J R R Tolkien and C S Lewis s Life and Work

The Chronicles of War Repercussions in J  R  R  Tolkien and C  S  Lewis s Life and Work
  • Author : Nora Alfaiz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 205
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Summary : This dissertation examines the influence of the Great War on the lives and fantasy works of J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis. By situating the influence of the Great War on these fantasy writers, along with the longstanding popularity of their works, I place them on the forefront ...

The War of the Ring

The War of the Ring
  • Author : Christopher Tolkien
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010-03-04
  • Total pages : 496
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Summary : By analysing his father's stories Christopher Tolkien shows how unforeseen developments affect the plot in the different stages of the Ring saga. The book includes drawings, plans and maps, some of which are reproductions of J.R.R. Tolkien's originals....

War of the Fantasy Worlds

War of the Fantasy Worlds
  • Author : Martha C. Sammons
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 237
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Summary : This investigation focuses on C.S. Lewis's and J.R.R. Tolkien's contrasting views of art and imagination, which are key to understanding and interpreting their fantasy works, providing insight into their goals, themes, and techniques, as well as an appreciation of the value and impact of their mythologies....

British Children s Literature and the First World War

British Children s Literature and the First World War
  • Author : David Budgen
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-05-17
  • Total pages : 256
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Summary : Perceptions of the Great War have changed significantly since its outbreak and children's authors have continually attempted to engage with those changes, explaining and interpreting the events of 1914-18 for young readers. British Children's Literature and the First World War examines the role novels, textbooks and story papers have played ...

J R R Tolkien Encyclopedia

J R R  Tolkien Encyclopedia
  • Author : Michael D. C. Drout
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 774
  • ISBN :
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Summary : A detailed work of reference and scholarship, this one volume Encyclopedia includes discussions of all the fundamental issues in Tolkien scholarship written by the leading scholars in the field. Coverage not only presents the most recent scholarship on J.R.R. Tolkien, but also introduces and explores the author and ...

Reading and Interpreting the Works of J R R Tolkien

Reading and Interpreting the Works of J R R  Tolkien
  • Author : Greg Clinton
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • Total pages : 176
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Summary : The world of J.R.R. Tolkien is one that is inhabited by hobbits, dwarves, elves, wizards, and dragons. As a young man, Tolkien created his very own language, and from there he went on to imagine an entire magical world and its detailed history. Students will take an in-depth ...

A Hobbit a Wardrobe and a Great War

A Hobbit  a Wardrobe  and a Great War
  • Author : Joseph Loconte
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2017-02-07
  • Total pages : 256
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Summary : The untold story of how the First World War shaped the lives, faith, and writings of J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis--now in paperback. The First World War laid waste to a continent and permanently altered the political and religious landscape of the West. For a generation of ...

The Worlds of J R R Tolkien

The Worlds of J  R  R  Tolkien
  • Author : John Garth
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-09
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN :
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Summary : An illustrated journey into the life and imagination of one of the world's best-loved authors, Tolkien's Worlds provides a unique exploration of the relationship between the real and the fantastical and is an essential companion for anyone who wants to follow in Tolkien's footsteps....

J R R Tolkien

J R R  Tolkien
  • Author : Humphrey Carpenter
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04
  • Total pages : 304
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Summary : The authorized biography of the creator of Middle-earth. In the decades since his death in September 1973, millions have read THE HOBBIT, THE LORD OF THE RINGS, and THE SILMARILLION and become fascinated about the very private man behind the books. Born in South Africa in January 1892, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien ...