Attempt to synthesize the material in the Appendixes to The Lord of the Rings and other sources available at that time into a single chronological synopsis of events. Useful as an indication of pre-Silmarillion understanding of Middle-earth history.
"The Rise of The Lord of the Rings: A Synopsis of the Ancient Annals,"
Tolkien Journal: Vol. 3
, Article 1.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/tolkien_journal/vol3/iss3/1
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