The twentieth chapter of the Quenta Silmarillion, which is the third part of J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Silmarillion.

  • 20 - Of the Fifth Battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad – This chapter tells of the great Nirnaeth Arnoediad, which results in the deaths of Fingon, Huor, and many others, as well as of the capture of Húrin, and Morgoth cursing him and his family. Also in this chapter is the attack of Morgoth's forces on the Havens of the Falas.

The same events are accounted for in chapter 2 of The Children of Hurin.