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Where might I learn more about Dwarves?

CitizenKane
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Mar 23, 7:48pm


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Hi there,

I am a big fan of LOTR and the Hobbit, but I would consider myself to be, at best, a Tolkien neophyte (the two books I just mentioned being the only of his works I've actually read so far).

That being said, I am looking to branch out into more of his works now, but there is so much I am not sure where to begin.

In the first instance, one of the races I have been most interested in while reading Tolkien so far is that of the Dwarves. Therefore, would anyone be able to point me in the direction of any Tolkien works that deal more extensively with the history of Dwarves? I am sure they are discussed a bit in the Silmarillion (which is at the top of my list to buy next) and in some of the 'History of Middle-Earth' volumes, but I'd appreciate if anyone could help me narrow down anything where I can find out most about the Dwarves.

Many thanks!

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Where might I learn more about Dwarves? CitizenKane Send a private message to CitizenKane Mar 23, 7:48pm
    Well the only real backstory I know of that talks about the history of the dwarves DaughterofLaketown Send a private message to DaughterofLaketown Mar 23, 11:02pm
    LotR Appendix A Elizabeth Send a private message to Elizabeth Mar 23, 11:39pm
    Yes read the appendices (again?) Bracegirdle Send a private message to Bracegirdle Mar 24, 4:50am
    Well, there are a few scattered mentions of them... Rembrethil Send a private message to Rembrethil Mar 25, 1:25pm

 
 
 

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