Beautiful and poetic are the perfect adjectives for this book. Tolkien, contrarily to what is commonly said, was a great student of ancient pagan civilizations. This is a pagan book, not a cristian one. To note the similitude of names such as Moloch with Melkor or Morgoth, Ar Agorn, Ar Wen ecc. Tolkien knew his stuff and was a great mind, very suggested book. Guess who the orcs and sauron rappresent…