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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

As Harry Potter's seventeenth birthday approaches, the Order of the Phoenix must make a plan. When Harry turns seventeen or when he no longer calls his aunt and uncle's house “home,” the charm of...

Latest answer posted September 24, 2020, 3:27 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Man versus society conflicts can occasionally be tricky or confusing, but the important thing to remember is that man versus society can take different forms. For example, in a man versus society...

Latest answer posted August 24, 2012, 2:04 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

According to the chronology of the Harry Potter series, Dobby the free house-elf dies in March of 1998. Harry, Ron, and Hermione have been captured by the Snatchers and are imprisoned in Malfoy...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2020, 1:59 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter walks through the Forbidden Forest. He knows his task. He must face Voldemort one last time and die. He carries with him the Resurrection Stone, which had been hidden in the Golden...

Latest answer posted August 10, 2020, 1:17 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I do agree that Lord of the Rings is not historically allegorical, although it is easy to see the similarities. This is because the book focuses on large themes present throughout society. On the...

Latest answer posted February 14, 2011, 8:39 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

There are quite a few morals that can be discussed in connection with the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and the rest of the series, but I would like to focus on one which is easy to...

Latest answer posted April 25, 2017, 3:56 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ends with a final battle at Hogwarts (not counting the epilogue, which I will discuss at the end, too). While Harry searches the school for the final horcrux...

Latest answer posted March 29, 2016, 10:33 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Author J.K. Rowling has openly stated that parts of the Harry Potter books are based upon Celtic and British mythology, as well as Greek myth and the Bible. Hallowed items are very common parts of...

Latest answer posted July 10, 2016, 2:56 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

An archetypal setting is a pre-existing setting from myth. It is kind of like a stereotype, but common across cultures and older. Many ancient myths have these, and so do modern ones. Here are...

Latest answer posted September 19, 2012, 8:32 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I agree with Post #3. I think that Snape's loyalties lie only with Lily. Yes, he does obey Dumbledore, but I do not think that it is out of a complete trust in Dumbledore. Instead, it is out of...

Latest answer posted August 11, 2011, 4:57 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows offers a multitude of themes to the reader, including: the saving power of love, redemption, the importance of friendship, and forgiveness. The power of love is...

Latest answer posted April 30, 2012, 4:50 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows contains multiple archetypal themes throughout the course of the novel: Quest: Harry, Ron, and Hermione are on a quest to save the Wizarding world by destroying...

Latest answer posted September 24, 2012, 1:36 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

As in all of the Harry Potter books, the overwhelming theme is good vs. evil. Voldemort and the Death Eaters represent the "evil" aspect of humanity, while Harry and his friends...

Latest answer posted November 11, 2007, 3:24 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows presents great opportunity for characters such as Hermione Granger, Molly Weasley, and Minerva McGonagall to not only take charge, but show their competency in...

Latest answer posted September 14, 2016, 10:36 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Many readers have noted similarities between Celtic and British mythology and J.K. Rowling's fantastical magical world. When talking about this connection in terms of the Horcuxes, I'd like to...

Latest answer posted August 5, 2016, 3:42 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the Resurrection Stone is one of the three deathly hallows. It was given to Cadmus Peverell, allegedly by Death himself, though Albus Dumbledore believes...

Latest answer posted July 9, 2016, 1:27 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

When Harry is inside the Pensieve he views a meeting between Snape and Dumbledore which leads him to believe not that Snape is on the side of good, but that Dumbledore has been using him all these...

Latest answer posted January 3, 2009, 12:59 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

The Deathly Hallows are three magical objects central to the plot of the Harry Potter series, especially the last book. Though the Hallows are real, physical objects in the story, they are...

Latest answer posted July 5, 2016, 5:59 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is a young adult fantasy fiction novel written by British author J. K. Rowling, originally published on July 21, 2007. It is the final installment of Rowling's...

Latest answer posted October 5, 2020, 11:45 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

There are various possible interpretations. One possibility is that Dumbledore suspected that Draco would be put in such a position, with Lucius's loyalty in question, and due to Snape's closeness...

Latest answer posted August 10, 2011, 11:11 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I think that the first answer is largely correct. Some people want to have power above all else and will do anything to get power, even if the things they do are bad. In my opinion, one other...

Latest answer posted September 5, 2010, 11:39 am (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry finds the third piece of the Deathly Hallows, the Resurrection Stone inside the snitch that Dumbledore left him in his will. Harry, Hermione, and Ron learn of the secrets of the Deathly...

Latest answer posted April 30, 2012, 4:44 pm (UTC)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

The thing that you are asking about is called the Marauder’s Map. It is a map that shows the location of every being (so far as we know) in Hogwarts. We know that it shows people, ghosts, and...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2015, 2:28 am (UTC)

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