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  • Title: Battle of the Goths and Huns
  • Author: Christopher Tolkien
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 264
  • Format: Library Binding

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    Christopher Tolkien
    Christopher Reuel Tolkien is the youngest son of the author J.R.R Tolkien 1892 1973 , and is best known as the editor of much of his father s posthumously published work He drew the original maps for his father s The Lord of the Rings, which he signed C J R T The J stands for John, a baptismal name that he does not ordinarily use.J.R.R Tolkien wrote a great deal of material connected to the Middle earth mythos that was not published in his lifetime Although he had originally intended to publish The Silmarillion along with The Lord of the Rings, and parts of it were in a finished state, he died in 1973 with the project unfinished.After his father s death, Christopher Tolkien embarked on organizing the masses of his father s notes, some of them written on odd scraps of paper a half century earlier Much of the material was handwritten frequently a fair draft was written over a half erased first draft, and names of characters routinely changed between the beginning and end of the same draft Deciphering this was an arduous task, and perhaps only someone with personal experience of J.R.R Tolkien and the evolution of his stories could have made any sense of it Christopher Tolkien has admitted to having to occasionally guess at what his father intended.

    Battle of the Goths and Huns By Christopher Tolkien


    An enjoyable little study of the Norse poem know as the Hl skvi a, which is preserved in the Icelandic Hervarar saga ok Hei reks The poem itself is composed in the traditional Eddic metre and believed to preserve verses on encounters between Goths and Huns in the early migration period Tolkien sums up past scholarship on the poem and then proceeds to give his own theories on this much studied poem Battle of the Goths and Huns, extracted from The Saga of King Heidrek the WiseThe Battle Of The Got [...]

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