The Hobbit Research Paper

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Taking Back Erebor The Hobbit, the enchanting prelude to The Lord of the Rings series by J.R.R. Tolkien, is about a hobbit, a wizard, and a company of 13 dwarves trying to take back the ancient Dwarven city of Erebor. The hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, was dragged into this adventure by the wizard, Gandalf the Grey. Bilbo often thinks of his hobbit-hole while on this journey, but soon forgets about it when he realizes his goal: to help the dwarves take back Erebor, and claim the gold which is rightfully theirs. In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort. The first few paragraphs seem to put you in the hobbit-hole of Mr. Bilbo Baggins, and you get the feeling that you are in Middle-Earth, rather than in the United States. There are many complications in the journey of Thorin & Company, but the most important ones are the trolls, goblins of…show more content…
When Bilbo successfully returns with a golden mug, the Dwarves are overjoyed and they enter the mountain immediately, which wakes up Smaug. Smaug then crashes through Erebor and goes to attack the men of Dale, a lake-town below the mountain. Then all of a sudden a war breaks out over who is the true owner of the pale enchanted gold. If you are someone who enjoys fantasy adventures such as The Lord of the Rings, then The Hobbit is the book for you. It brings you into the world of Middle-Earth with immense detail. The things that really drive this book to its full potential are that the book pulls you into it, and it makes you wish the world was more like this, full of Dwarves, Hobbits, Orcs, wizards, goblins, Elves, Men, and dark forces, because the world would be really

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