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J.R.R. Tolkien Time Line
 
The Battle of the Somme, WW I
1892 text 1915 text
1917 text1937 text
The Hobbit
1954 through 1956 text
1916 text1925 text1939-1945 text
J.R.R. Tolkien
1973 text

 
Influences on The Lord of the Rings