Unfinished Tales - Part III: The Third Age

June 25 - August 3, 2002

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I. The Disaster of the Gladden Fields

by Reverend, June 25-29, 2002

why bother? [6/25 @ 18:11] (4/6)

#2 Wouldn't you rather be crusing? [6/25 @ 19:02] (4/4)

#3; NOW you want Elrond's help. [6/25 @ 19:22] (5/9)

#4; The bad seed. [6/25 @ 19:29] (4/5)

#5: Who's in charge here? [6/26 @ 10:23] (3/16)

#6: GI Edain. [6/26 @ 10:38] (4/12)

#7: While the getting is good. [6/26 @ 10:42] (3/3)

#8 Elendur [6/26 @ 11:45] (2/2)

#9; Sources of the Legend [6/27 @ 9:54] (2/4)

#10: the Elendilmir [6/27 @ 10:11] (3/6)

#11; Calling rewrite [6/27 @ 10:17] (2/4)

#12; Elendil the Very Tall [6/28 @ 15:12] (5/13)

#13; Halfling or less. [6/28 @ 15:15] (2/3)

#14; Elf Relocation [6/28 @ 15:25] (5/5)

#15; A small point. [6/29 @ 5:19] (3/9)

Summary [6/29 @ 5:28] (9/11)

See the 2nd Discussion by Wynnie, Sept-Oct 2006

See the 3rd Discussion by noWizardMe, February 2014 

 

IIa. Cirion & Eorl and the Friendship between Gondor & Rohan

by Draupne, July 1-6, 2002

A "poll" for starters [7/1 @ 9:30] (10/29)

The Northmen and the Wainriders

#1 [7/1 @ 10:13] (2/7)

#2 [7/1 @ 10:57] (2/11)

#3 [7/2 @ 9:17] (6/19)

#4 [7/2 @ 10:39] (2/4)

#5 [7/2 @ 11:09] (3/5)

#6 [7/3 @ 9:03] (4/5)

#7 [7/3 @ 9:05] (4/4)

The Ride of Eorl

#1 [7/3 @ 9:07] (2/2)

#2 [7/4 @ 5:06] (1/7)

#3 [7/4 @ 5:30] (2/5)

#4 [7/5 @ 8:00] (4/5)

#5 [7/5 @ 8:29] (3/6)

"Summary" [7/6 @ 9:44] (11/13)

Cirion and Eorl

See the 2nd Discussion by Menelwyn, Sept 2006

See the 3rd Discussion by Felagund, February-March 2014

 

IIb. Cirion & Eorl and the Friendship between Gondor & Rohan

by Acathalion, July 8-15, 2002

Cirion and Eorl

naming conventions [7/8 @ 15:01] (2/7)

the great West road [7/8 @ 15:18] (1/4)

the Hill of Awe [7/8 @ 16:15] (4/11)

In the manner of the Chronicles [7/9 @ 17:59] (2/6)

Cirion's gift [7/9 @ 18:12] (5/6)

Cirion's oath [7/9 @ 18:39] (3/6)

noble Cirion [7/11 @ 18:25] (3/3)

Elendil's badge [7/11 @ 19:06] (3/3)

Elendil's tomb [7/11 @ 19:45] (4/4)

Cirion and Eorl closure [7/15 @ 20:25] (6/6)

See the 2nd Discussion by Menelwyn, Sept 2006

See the 3rd Discussion by Felagund, February-March 2014

 

III. The Quest of Erebor

by Idril Celebrindal, July 8-20, 2002

The story behind The Hobbit [7/8 @ 8:30] (2/7)

Thorin and Bilbo [7/15 @ 10:33] (5/7)

Chance or Fate? [7/15 @ 10:37] (2/4)

Bilbo's motivations [7/16 @ 7:09] (3/5)

Thorin's motivations [7/16 @ 7:19] (4/7)

Dwarf cities? [7/16 @ 7:24] (1/16)

A little help with the Quest for Erebor <joannaspring> [7/16 @ 16:42] (3/7)

The role of the Ring [7/17 @ 6:52] (3/4)

Savage swords and dragon fire! [7/17 @ 7:04] (3/5)

Burglar Baggins? [7/18 @ 8:30] (4/10)

The Map of Thror [7/18 @ 8:33] (4/9)

Wrap-up [7/20 @ 19:18] (9/9)

See the 2nd Discussion by dernwyn, September 2006 

See the 3rd Discussion by Brethil, March 2014

 

IV. The Hunt For The Ring

by Curious, July 23-28, 2002

Is this canon? [7/22 @ 7:09] (5/19)

The indomitable Gollum. [7/22 @ 7:15] (6/19)

Gollum's "escape" from Mordor. [7/22 @ 10:25] (4/13)

The blank spot on Sauron's map. [7/23 @ 7:50] (6/13)

Did Aragorn withstand the Nazgul? [7/23 @ 7:52] (5/16)

The secret life of the Nazgul. [7/23 @ 7:53] (7/29)

For Curious- more Gollum musings <Thevina Finduilas> [7/23 @ 9:39] (1/2)

Gollum's escape from Orcs and Elves. [7/24 @ 6:32] (4/11)

Saruman's inaction. [7/24 @ 6:33] (4/8)

The battle at Sarn Ford. [7/24 @ 6:46] (5/21)

"I'm melting!" the Nazguls' fear of sun and water. [7/24 @ 17:31] (3/7)

Aragorn's 900-mile Gollum-drive. [7/24 @ 17:32] (4/14)

Gollum in Moria. [7/24 @ 17:33] (4/16)

Saruman's near-repentance. [7/25 @ 14:29] (3/11)

Saruman, the insolent deceiver. [7/25 @ 14:30] (5/9)

Open discussion. [7/25 @ 14:31] (0/0)

The Barrow-wight. [7/26 @ 8:30] (3/3)

The importance of Bree and ignorance of the Shire. [7/26 @ 8:31] (2/5)

The Dunlending in Bree. [7/26 @ 8:33] (4/5)

The Black Captain's camp and visit to the Barrow-downs. [7/26 @ 8:38] (2/9)

Summary [7/28 @ 5:01] (12/13)

See the 2nd Discussion by weaver, September 2006

See the 3rd Discussion by CuriousG, March 2014

 

V. The Battles of the Fords of Isen

by Lady Aredhel, July 29-August 3, 2002

#1 [7/29 @ 18:32] (7/16)

#2 [7/29 @ 18:52] (4/12)

#3 [7/29 @ 19:07] (4/8)

#4 [7/30 @ 18:39] (2/5)

#5 [7/30 @ 19:48] (3/5)

#6 [7/30 @ 18:56] (4/11)

#7 [7/31 @ 18:22] (3/4)

#8 [7/31 @ 18:47] (2/2)

#9 - Summary [7/31 @ 18:49] (1/5)

Appendix I [8/1 @ 17:51] (3/11)

Appendix II, #1 [8/1 @ 18:23] (2/3)

Appendix II, #2 [8/3 @ 18:39] (3/14)

Summary [8/3 @ 18:40] (11/11)

See the 2nd Discussion by Aerlinn, September-October 2006 

See the 3rd Discussion by squire, March-April 2014 

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