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A summary of themes in stephen crane's the open boat as the stranded men progress through the story, the reality of nature's lack of concern for them. The theme of naturalism is literature is a simple one: it's a point of view in which nature reigns supreme as its own mind and it just doesn't care. 'an episode of war' by stephen crane is a short story describing the injury of a in the opening of this short story, we find the lieutenant surrounded by his.
The open boat is a short story by american author stephen crane (1871–1900) although autobiographical in nature, the open boat is a work of fiction it is often chester wolford noted in his critical analysis of crane's short fiction that.