What are at least three external conflicts in "Leiningen Versus the Ants" by Carl Stephenson?

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It does not talk long to find external conflicts when reading "Leiningen Versus the Ants" by Carl Stephenson. The most obvious conflict of the story, of course, is external, and it can be seen in man versus nature and, conversely, nature versus man. 

The title of the story indicates the first conflict: while the ants are coming and will decimate everything in their way, Leiningen sets himself in direct opposition to them. The battle grows bloody and violent, and this is an example of man versus nature.

The ants are in conflict with everything that gets in their way. One Brazilian official describes the oncoming creatures...

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