Collections: The Siege of Gondor, Part I: Professionals Talk Logistics – A Collection of Unmitigated Pedantry


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An excellent analysis of the Siege of Gondor by a military historian
analysis  military 
3 hours ago by bostonvaulter
This is the first part of a six-part (II, III, IV, V, VI) series I expect to roll out taking a historian’s look at the Siege of Gondor in Peter Jackson’s Return of the King.  We’re going to discuss how historically plausible the sequence of events is and, in the process, talk a fair bit…
tolkien  analysis  military 
3 days ago by mediapathic
The Siege of Gondor, Part I Professionals Talk Logistics via Instapaper https://acoup.blog/2019/05/10/collections-the-siege-of-gondor/
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4 days ago by zhangtai
This is the first part of a six-part (II, III, IV, V, VI) series I expect to roll out taking a historian’s look at the Siege of Gondor in Peter Jackson’s Return of the King. We’re going to discuss how historically plausible the sequence of events is and, in the process, talk a fair bit about how pre-gunpowder siege warfare works. As with other Collections posts, this series will come out one-per-week, on Friday, until it’s done. This is, after all, a very long and involved sequence and there is a lot of context to work in.
lotr  to.read  meta 
4 days ago by victoria.p
This is the first part of a six-part ( II , III , IV , V , VI ) series I expect to roll out taking a historian’s look at the Siege of Gondor in Peter Jackson’s…
from instapaper
5 days ago by indirect
A military historian's look at the Siege of Gondor
lotr  article 
6 days ago by gpanders
The Siege of Gondor, Part I: Professionals Talk Logistics https://t.co/b1J9QWhJG7 (https://t.co/n0ZrkY5bV7)
from instapaper
6 days ago by joeybaker