The Silmarillion: Akallabêth: The Downfall of Númenor
*Read the second fourth of this chapter today, so that you have finished about half.
The Lost Road: Part One, Section III. The Lost Road, (i) The opening chapters
Timeline: Second Age 1869 - 3261
1. Why did the Númenóreans begin to mistrust the Valar and the Eldar?
2. How did Sauron begin to influence the Númenóreans?
3. Why weren’t Tar-Palantir’s efforts enough to appease the Valar?