A Definitive Identification of Tolkien's "Borgil": An Astronomical and Literary Approach

  title={A Definitive Identification of Tolkien's "Borgil": An Astronomical and Literary Approach},
  author={Kristine Larsen},
  journal={Tolkien Studies},
  pages={161 - 170}
  • K. Larsen
  • Published 16 May 2005
  • Art
  • Tolkien Studies
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