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The Encyclopedia of Arda The Encyclopedia of Arda is a personal project - a tribute to and a celebration of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. The site is evolving into an illustrated hypertext encyclopedia of Tolkien's realms and peoples. It already contains about four thousand entries, and we're constantly adding new entries and expanding existing ones. Inside the encyclopedia The Encyclopedia of Arda contains thousands of articles covering topics from J.R.R. You'll also find a selection of interactive tools, including a chronicle to help you explore Tolkien's fictional history, and calendar to translate dates and events, a lexicon of names, a glossary of old and rare words, and much more. Context and approach The content of the Encyclopedia is written in the same context as Tolkien himself used; he presented himself simply as a translator, rather than originator of the tales. About the name Arda Special thanks But the real Special Thanks, though, belong to the memory of J.R.R.

The Eowyn Challenge Aragorn - "What do you fear my lady?" Éowyn - "A cage. To stay behind bars until use and old age accept them and all chance of valor has gone beyond recall or desire. Aragorn - "You are a daughter of Kings! For many of us, our weight, health and/or self-esteem have felt like cages, and we have decided to break free. Use of this site: Taking the Éowyn Challenge or simply joining the walk is free . To enjoy all the benefits of the Éowyn Challenge Site, please read through the pages of this site carefully. The Walk to Rivendell 458 MILES from Hobbiton to Rivendell! And the road goes ever on and on... The original Walk to Rivendell Challenge began on Monday, March 17th, 2003, but it is never too late to join in.

Tolkien Gateway Platser i Tolkiens värld Schematisk bild av kontinenterna i Arda. Beleriand, Midgårds västra del, dränktes i havet i slutet av första åldern. Númenor existerade bara under andra åldern. Aman[redigera | redigera wikitext] Aman är en kontinent som fram till Númenors fall i andra åldern låg längs den västra kanten av den platta jordytan. Almaren[redigera | redigera wikitext] Alqualondë[redigera | redigera wikitext] Alqualondë ("svanhamnen") är telerialvernas huvudstad vid Valinors stränder, nordöst om Tirion i norra Eldamar mellan Calacirya och Araman. Cuiviénen[redigera | redigera wikitext] Cuiviénen var den plats där alverna vaknade. Helcaraxë[redigera | redigera wikitext] Taniquetil[redigera | redigera wikitext] Taniquetil var det berg där Manwë bodde. Tol Eressëa[redigera | redigera wikitext] Valinor[redigera | redigera wikitext] Tirion[redigera | redigera wikitext] Tirion eller Tirion på Túna var noldors stad i Valinor. Nästan 600 år passerade förrän Tirion återigen visas i gudaläran. Aglonpasset.

Associazione Romana Studi Tolkieniani The Heraldry Society Forodrim Comic book American comic books[edit] Adventures into Darkness: Horror stories Since the introduction of the comic book format in 1933 with the publication of Famous Funnies, the United States has produced the most titles, along with British comics and Japanese manga, in terms of quantity of titles.[citation needed] Cultural historians divide the career of the comic book in the U.S. into several ages or historical eras:[citation needed] Comic book historians continue to debate the exact boundaries of these eras, but they have come to an agreement, the terms for which originated in the fan press. It was not until the Golden Age that the archetype of the superhero would originate. The precise beginning and end of the Bronze Age remain less well-defined. Underground comic books[edit] In the early 1970s a surge of creativity emerged in what became known as underground comics. Alternative comics[edit] During the 1970s the "small press" culture grew and diversified. Graphic novels[edit] European comics[edit]

Hobbit Movie News and Information, The Lord of the Rings, Tolkien - TheOneRing.net - Forged by the Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien Happy Hobbit: Chicks (Easter Special) – Episode 39 April 16, 2014 at 7:07 pm - When Kili is excluded from Fili’s Easter party, she visits a friend to pick up a little revenge… in the form of a chick! Continue Reading Wondercon starts on Friday in Anaheim April 16, 2014 at 4:06 am - Convention season is upon us, and the first big shindig on the TheOneRing.net Calendar is Wondercon in Anaheim. Just how do you make the One Ring? April 15, 2014 at 2:44 pm - Sauron created the One Ring in secrecy, so little is known of how he created it. Show us your passion for Smaug – contest WINNERS April 14, 2014 at 8:04 pm - Smaug the Magnificent indeed! EXCLUSIVE – Richard Armitage chats with TheOneRing.net April 14, 2014 at 11:40 am - With the Home Video release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (which becomes available this week in Australia, Brazil and parts of Europe), Richard Armitage has been busy giving interviews, as we’ve been posting over the past week or so. April 13, 2014 at 7:19 pm -

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