LOTR: How The ‘Lesser Sons’ Saved Middle Earth

The two kingdoms of Rohan and Gondor make up the most fundamental defense against the onslaught of Sauron’s forces. They are at the forefront of Middle Earth, protecting the lands and the people from both Mordor and Isengard, where two corrupted dangers bid for power. But the internal politics of both places have the potential to cause great success and triumph in the War of the Ring, or great ruinous downfall, as is exhibited by both of the leaders of the realms, Denethor the Steward of Gondor and Theoden the King of Rohan.