72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction by Pearl Took

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The August Challenge will once again have the theme "Nonfiction." You will not receive an element for this challenge; rather, we encourage all members to submit essays, research articles, and other nonfictional works related to Tolkien's legendarium.

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Characters:None
Genres: Anthology
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Times: None
Warnings: None
Challenges: None
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Proud and Stern of Glance by Linaewen

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A defense of Boromir's character.

Categories: Essay--Canon
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: 72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2438    |    Read Count: 892
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/17/13    |    Published: 08/17/13
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Without a Pocket Hankerchief by Linaewen

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Deriving encouragement from Bilbo's example in dealing with sudden change.

Categories: Essay--Canon
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: 72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 670    |    Read Count: 1025
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/17/13    |    Published: 08/17/13
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The Classic Lord of the Rings Gapfiller: How to Keep Folks Reading When They Know How the Story Turns Out by Dreamflower

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Learn the techniques of classic fanfic authors in creating suspenseful gapfillers. (Written for the 2013 Nonfiction challenge.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, Essay--Writing, Tutorial
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: 72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1490    |    Read Count: 1719
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/16/13    |    Published: 08/16/13
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The Not-so-Simple Samwise Gamgee by Larner

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His name translates to Half-wise.  But is Samwise Gamgee anywhere as simple as his name implies?

Categories: History of Middle-earth, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Ruffians, Bree-lander: Barliman Butterbur, Elf: Gildor Inglorion, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Hobbit: Bolger: Fredegar "Fatty", Other: Bill the Pony, Other: Tom Bombadil
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Eriador, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, The Shire, The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5880    |    Read Count: 1192
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/08/13    |    Published: 09/08/13
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