What are the major internal and external conflicts of The Hobbit?

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The external conflicts of The Hobbit are central to the story as an adventure with a dramatic plot line. The central conflict is that of the dwarves and Bilbo versus Smaug the dragon, but many secondary antagonists are encountered along the way, including spiders, trolls, goblins, Gollum, wargs, and even the weather. These...

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