The Battles of Tolkien

The Battles of Tolkien: An Illustrate Exploration of the Battles of Tolkien's World, and the Sources that Inspired his Work from Myth, Literature and History

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror , Science Fiction & Fantasy
Paperback Published on: 20/10/2016
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The Battles of Tolkien
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This book is great! The highly decorated cover looks great on the shelf and feels good in your hands whilst you're reading. When you open it up, the pa... READ MORE
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The perfect Father's Day gift

Tolkien's works are punctuated by dramatic and explosive battles. Men versus Orcs, Elves versus Sauron, Goblins versus Dwarves - the history of Middle-earth has seen some of the greatest characters pitted against each other time and time again. From the iconic battle of Helm's Deep to the Destruction of Isengard, The Battles of Tolkien analyzes each battle in depth, with clear maps showing the lay of the land, and exactly how and where the armies attacked. This is essential reading for anyone who loves Tolkien's works and wants to explore the wars within them.

This work is unofficial and is not authorized by the Tolkien Estate or HarperCollins Publishers.

  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780753731093
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Weight: 440g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 130 x 24 mm

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The Battles of Tolkien
Beautiful book, perfect for Tolkien lovers
This is a gorgeous book, filled with coloured, illustrated pages describing the battles of Tolkien's world in detail. There's another two in the set to col... READ MORE
Carolanne Johnson, Bookseller
The Battles of Tolkien
Just perfect.
This book with its combination of the synthetic leather cover and absolutely stunning coloured illustrations with detailed battle maps is the perfect addit... READ MORE
The Battles of Tolkien
This book is a must-have for Tolkien fans. The gorgeous textured cover and gold lettering give a hint of the beauty within. The illustrations are absolutel... READ MORE
The Battles of Tolkien
A lovely presented book with stunning illustrations and shows of how the battle came across, how it was layed out, weaponry and its date of commencing. The... READ MORE
Callum Higgins