The Two Towers Summary
J. R. R. Tolkien

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The Two Towers Summary

One of Tolkien's most common themes goes back to the earliest western literature: the battle of good versus evil. The name of The Two Towers itself derives from the opposition of the "good" tower of Minas Tirith and the "bad" tower of Barad-Dur, the headquarters of Sauron himself. This battle takes place on several fronts, but some of the most important struggles occur through thought (via the crystal ball-like palantir) or words...

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