Re: [mythsoc] Re: Devotionals (particularly Tolkien)
- David Emerson <emerdavid@...> wrote:
>>That puts them far ahead of looney critical theories that the whole story is an encoding of WW2, or the Trojan War, or what have you.Hush! Evil things do not come into this valley; but all the same we should not name them.
>Or that the map of Middle-earth is based on the middle east (Giddings & Holland).