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The Quest of Erebor:

The journey of Bilbo, detailed in is memoirs, now called the Hobbit. This tale tells about the journey to the Lonely Mountain with Thorin, Óin, Ori, Bifur, Bofur, Bombour, Fíli, Kíli, Dori, Balin, Dwalin, Gloín and Nori. This took place in the year 2941 of the Third Age. A small event in this quest, though it was to play a major part of the end of the Third Age was the finding of the magic ring in Gollum's cave.

The Hobbit
The Lord of the Rings
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Thorin Oakenshield | Bilbo Baggins | Gandalf the Grey | Dori | Ori | Oín | Bifur | Bofur | Balin | Dwalin | Bombur | Fíli | Kíli | Gollum | The Misty Mountains | Smaug | Dain Ironfoot | Erebor | The One Ring | Mirkwood | The Battle of the Five Armies | Esgaroth | Sting | Glamdring | Orcrist | The Arkenstone | Mithril Mail | The Red Book of Westmarch | The Third Age of the Sun

The Quest of Mount Doom:

Frodo's quest to destroy the One Ring. This happened during the War of the Ring in the years 3018 to 3019 of the Third Age. This quest was successful, though with great cost for Frodo as he was seriously injured several times, including by the Morgul Knife belonging to the Witch-King, the sting of Shelob and by Gollum biting off his finger, in order to get the One Ring. The full tale is told in the book The Lord of the Rings, written by Bilbo Baggins, Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgeee.

The Lord of the Rings
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Frodo Baggins | Bilbo Baggins | Gandalf the Grey | Gandalf the White | Samwise Gamgee | Meriadoc Brandybuck | Peregrin Took | Legolas Greenleaf | Gimli | Aragorn | Gollum | Sméagol | Sauron | Saruman | Elrond | Faramir | Boromir | Denethor II | Shelob | Tom Bombadil | Khazad-Dûm | The Shire | The Witch-King | Weathertop | The Barrow-downs | Rivendell | Gondor | The Old Forest | Bag-End | Cirith Ungol | Mordor | The Dead Marshes | Lothlórien | Galadriel | Minas Tirith | The Battle of the Pelennor Fields | The Hunt for the Ring | The Battle of Helm's Deep | Isengard | Orthanc | The One Ring | Rings of Power | Nenya | Narya | Vilya | Sting | The Phial of Galadriel | Mithril Mail | Orodruin | The Third Age of the Sun | The Fourth Age of the Sun

The Quest of the Silmaril:

This came about because of Thingol's request that in order to marry Lúthien, Beren had to gain one of the three Silmarils from Morgoth's crown. The quest was successful though both Beren and Lúthien died in the end.

The Silmarillion
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The Silmarils | The Iron Crown | Angrist | Thingol | Melian | Morgoth | Lúthien Tinúviel | Beren | Dior Eluchíl | Celegorm | Caranthir | Huan | Angband | Doriath | Mengroth | Beleriand | Finrod Felagund | Carcharoth | Sauron | Minas Tirith | The First Age of the Sun

Books Used in this Document:
    - The Lord of the Rings
    - The Silmarillion
    - The Unfinished Tales
    - The Hobbit
    - The Complete Guide to Middle Earth by Robert Foster
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