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Captains of the Outlands

The Captains of the Outlands were those princes and other leaders of the Southern Fiefs of Gondor who brought their troops to the defence of Minas Tirith in the War of the Ring.

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Altogether, the Captains brought less than three thousand soldiers to Minas Tirith. Among their ranks were


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "Minas Tirith"