Tolkien Monster Encyclopedia
by Calle Mattsson
This page is devoted to
the monsters and races belonging to darkness.
Here you will find Orcs, Goblins, Balrogs
and many more fearsome creatures.
was the general term used for all of Sauron´s eastern allies
the war of the ring. 2.
The Silmarillion mentions a people called easterlings that were allies
with Morgoth. Also called Swarthy Men. They came to Beleriand
the east after the battle of Dagor Bragollach (the battle of sudden
and fought on both sides in Nirnaeth Arnoediad (the battle of
tears). Few names of these men were passed on in histories, but Ulfang
the black, and his sons Ulfast, Ulworth and Uldor, earned fame by the
of committing the greatest treachery. Morgoth gave the easterlings the
land of Hithlum to live in and they oppressed the remnant of the People
of Hador living there.