The Return of the King Summary
J. R. R. Tolkien

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The Return of the King Summary

In The Return of the King, Tolkien examines leadership, particularly that of kings and similar political figures. Denethor, for example, has used his power to foresee the coming of a vast army, and thereby loses hope, for he does not realize that the coming army is an ally and not an enemy. With that hope lost, Denethor consequently abandons his duty to care for his family and the city of...

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