The War of the Ring

The War of the Ring - J.R.R. Tolkien,  Christopher Tolkien If anyone wishes to look over the shoulder of a sub-creator at work, read these fascinating volumes as Tolkien journeys with great labor to discover what really happened at the end of the Third Age of Middle-earth. There are blind alleys, great insights that are almost unchanged from the start to the final version, intriguing ideas that were found later to be untrue and discarded, and much more. A marvelous treasure trove for any Tolkien admirer!