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The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien

Guide Mentor

Character Role Analysis

Gandalf

He's old, he's wise, and the dude's got white hair. Sounds like a guide to Shmoop. Plus, there's the fact that his advice, council, perseverance, and general combat skills help guide the others to victory in Middle-earth. No wonder he sails West in the end. This guy clearly deserves a vacation.


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