The Lord of the Rings Appendices

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Appendix A.I.i-iv - The Númenórean Kingdoms

by sador, January 26-February 1, 2009

Pre-discussion - appendices in general [1/26]

A brief summary of a life's work [1/26]

Love the Peredhil [1/27]

"Great kings take what is theirs by right" [1/27]

“A ragged house, long bereft of lordship and dignity”  [1/28]

“If the hand that wields it inherited not an heirloom only” [1/28]

"Was there no woman of the race of Numenor to choose?" [1/29]

The Three Calamities [1/29]

“I am Steward of the House of Anárion” [1/30]

“In the name of the king, until he shall return” [1/30]

“Wiser and more fortunate” [1/31]

Bridge-film material?  [2/1]

Summary, and some Conclusions  [2/1]

See the 1st Discussions by cocoa daffodil, June 2001 (no discussion of A.I.iv Gondor)

See the 2nd Discussions by Menelwyn (i-iii: Numenor/Arnor) and drogo_drogo (iv: Gondor), December 2003

See the 3rd Discussions by Beren IV (i-iii: Numenor/Arnor) and Alraune (iv: Gondor), May-June, 2006

See the 5th Discussions by CuriousG (i-iii: Númenór/Arnor) and Hamfast Gamgee (iv: Gondor), October 2011

See the 6th Discussions by CuriousG (i: Númenór) and Hamfast Gamgee (ii-iv: Arnor/Gondor), November 2016

 

Appendix A.I.v - The Tale of Aragorn & Arwen

by Voronwë the Faithful, February 2-7, 2009

Introductory Thoughts [2/2]

Aragorn's Early Years, and First Meeting with Arwen [2/3]

Plighting Their Troth [2/4]

Leaving the Circles of the World [2/5]

History [2/6]

Concluding Thoughts [2/7]

See the 1st Discussion by Idril Celebrindal, June 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by Narf, January 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by NZ Strider, May 2006

See the 5th Discussion by dormouse, Oct-Nov 2011

See the 6th Discussion by enanito, Nov-Dec 2016

 

Appendix A.II - The House of Eorl

by Saelind, February 9-13, 2009

Part I [2/9]

Part II [2/11]

Part III  [2/11]

Part IV  [2/13]

Part V [2/13]

See the 1st Discussion by Idril Celebrindal, June 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by Narf, January 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by squire, May-June 2006

See the 5th Discussion by Elizabeth, November 2011

See the 6th Discussion by Elizabeth, December 2016

 

Appendix A.III - Durin's Folk

by Tolkien Forever, February 16-21, 2009

Part I [2/16]

Part II [2/17]

Part III [2/18]

Part IV [2/20]

Part V [2/21]

See the 1st Discussion by Steve D, July 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by Daughter of Nienna, January 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by Reera the Red, May-June 2006

See the 5th Discussion by Pryderi, November 2011

See the 6th Discussion by squire, December 2016

 

Appendix B - The Tale of Years

by Morthoron, February 23-March 1, 2009

The 2nd Age, 1-1600  [2/23]

The 2nd Age, 1601-3441 [2/24]

End of 2nd Age-1976 3rd Age [2/25]

1977-2463 3rd Age [2/27]

2463-3017 3rd Age [2/27]

Great Years 3018-3021 3rd Age [2/28]

3rd Age-4th Age and Conclusions [3/1]

See the 1st Discussion by Morwen, July 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by Corwynne, January 2004

See the 3rd Discussion as a Free For All, June 2006

See the 5th Discussion by sador, Nov-Dec, 2011

There was no 6th Discussion of Appendix B

 

Appendices C, D & E - Family Trees, Calendars, Writing and Spelling

by N.E. Brigand, March 2-8, 2009

Introduction [3/2]

Family Trees [3/2]

Calendars [3/4]

Writing and Spelling: I. Pronunciation [3/5]

Writing and Spelling: II. Writing  [3/8]

See the 1st Discussions by Morwen (C: Family Trees) and
Steve D (D&E: Calendars, Writing & Spelling), July 2001

See the 2nd Discussions by Corwynne (C: Family Trees), Altaira (D: Calendars), and Doorwarden of Theoden (E: Writing and Spelling), January 2004

See the 3rd Discussions by N.E. Brigand (C: Family Trees) and
squire (D&E: Calendars, Writing & Spelling), June 2006

See the 5th Discussions by sador (C: Family Trees) and
(D&E: Calendars, Writing & Spelling), Nov-Dec, 2011

There was no 6th Discussion of Appendices C, D & E

 

Appendix F - Languages & Peoples

by visualweasel, March 9-13, 2009

Introduction [3/9]

Languages of Elves, Men, and Hobbits [3/10]

Languages of Other Races [3/11]

On Translation [3/12]

"Note on Three Names" and Conclusion [3/13]

See the 1st Discussion by Steve D, July 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by Altaira and a Free For All, February 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by dna, June 2006

See the 5th Discussion by squire, December 2011

There was no 6th Discussion of Appendix F

 

Free Discussion on The Lord of the Rings

as a Free For All, March 15-22, 2009

The Index. <N.E. Brigand> [3/15]

Chapters you like most and least?  <N.E. Brigand> [3/16]

What Then Shall We Do? <Curious> [3/17]

Any moral dilemmas in Middle-earth? <Curious> [3/18]

Appendices as movie source-materials? <Elizabeth> [3/18]

What have we learned? <sador> [3/19]

What is the book about? <squire> [3/21]

The End. <N.E. Brigand> [3/22]

See the 1st Discussion as a Free For All, July 2001

See the 2nd Discussion as a Free For All, February 2004

See the 3rd Discussion as a Free For All, June-July 2006

 There was no 5th Free Discussion of The Lord of the Rings

See the 6th Discussion by noWizardme, Dec 2016-Jan 2017

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