Forgot your password?  

Unfinished Tales: The Lost Lore of Middle-earth Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 7, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields Summary

This Study Guide consists of approximately 62 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Unfinished Tales.
This section contains 414 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Unfinished Tales: The Lost Lore of Middle-earth Study Guide

Chapter 7, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields Summary

Isildur, the king of Arnor, puts things in order in Gondor and leaves with his three sons and a host of soldiers on what is to be a forty day trip on foot to Imladris, where his wife and youngest son are. He bears a special ring. Thirty days into the trip, he and his group of men are attacked by a group of Orcs. There are several times as many Orcs as men, so even though the men are large and well trained, the Orcs manage to kill almost all of the men by sacrificing most of their own lives. Isildur sends away his esquire, Ohtar, and Ohtar's companion, instructing them to get the remnants of a special sword to safety, lest it be captured. In the midst of the fighting, Isildur slips on...

(read more from the Chapter 7, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields Summary)

This section contains 414 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Unfinished Tales: The Lost Lore of Middle-earth Study Guide
Copyrights
Unfinished Tales: The Lost Lore of Middle-earth from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook