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By Peri Sipahi

ISBN-10: 3828838324

ISBN-13: 9783828838321

J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the earrings is among the most well liked works of fiction of the 20th century and past. it's been offered over a hundred million instances in numerous international locations all over the world and has been translated into greater than 30 languages. one of many elements accountable for its acceptance is the sensation that the tale is greater than simply delusion. Peri Sipahi attempts to get a grip at the themes and references 'simmering underneath the surface’, utilizing the instance of the Rohirrim – their language and society – and Tolkien’s personal rules of what a superb tale is like. students greatly agree that the Rohirrim are to a better half modelled after the Anglo-Saxons. but, what precisely makes the folk of Rohan resemble the Anglo-Saxons, and what adjustments should be found?

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