The Silmarillion: Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter 16: Of Maeglin
*Finish this chapter today.
The Lost Road: Part Two, Section VI. Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter 10: Of Men and Dwarves
The War of the Jewels: Part One: The Grey Annals, YS 400 (including corresponding Commentary)
The War of the Jewels: Part Two, Chapter 13: Concerning the Dwarves
The War of the Jewels: Part Three, III. Maeglin, paragraph 116 and following
Beleriand: Angband, Crossings of Teiglin, Brethil, Ford of Brithiach, Pass of Anach, Ered Gorgoroth, Taur-nu-Fuin, Tol Sirion, Anfauglith, Thangorodrim, Lothlann, Ethel Ivrin, River Narog, Nargothrond
Timeline: First Age 400 - 454
Other: Look up some of the famous weapons forged in Gondolin. Are any of them familiar to you?
1. Was Eöl’s punishment just? Why or why not?
2. What is your assessment of Maeglin’s character?
3. Was it wise of Turgon to trust and favor Maeglin?