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To Build a Fire by Jack London
Where is the man originally from?


Note: I have read the whole short story. I'm just a little confused where he is coming because it's a little unclear.

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    The story says he's a chechaquo, a newcomer. He must have come from the south.

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    Is there specific place he is from? I can't seem to find it.

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    I didn't see a specific place either. I think London didn't intend to name a specific place. He just made it obvious that the man came from somewhere further south that didn't have such bitter cold.

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    Thank you for helping me.

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    You're welcome.

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