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Feb 20, 2016

Hey there fellow travelers! Welcome to The Tolkien Road, a long walk through the works and philosophy of J.R.R. Tolkien. On this episode, we discuss Chapter 20 of The Silmarillion, "Of the Fifth Battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad". It’s an action-packed chapter and an important turning point in the fortunes of the Eldar.  By the way, if you haven’t already, please pop on over to iTunes and leave us a rating and feedback. It’s easy to do, only takes a moment, and can make a big difference in helping us spread the word about the show! Thanks for listening, and enjoy the episode

  • Haiku time - 5:00
  • Beren and Lúthien epilogue - 14:00
  • The Union of Maedhros - 19:00
  • Turgon Arrives - 29:00
  • The Fifth Battle: Unnumbered Tears - 32:30
  • The Triumph of Morgoth - 50:00
  • Cirdan and the Seven Ships - 58:30
  • Húrin’s Torment - 1:03:00

Come get lost in Middle-earth and explore the history and background of The Hobbit and The Lord of the RingsThe Tolkien Road is the podcast of the website TrueMyths.org. You can learn more by following @tolkienwisdom on Twitter and following TrueMyths.org on Facebook at Facebook.com/TrueMyths.