What are the conflicts in Treasure Island?  

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As in most great adventure novels, conflicts are many, and Treasure Island  is no exception. There are many conflicts between the characters involved: Young Jim Hawkins must not only get over his fear of the pirates that surround him, but he must also decide whether Long John Silver can be trusted. Jim has a big decision to make when he decides to "desert" his companions in order to return and gain control...

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