To Build a Fire

Why do you think LOndon chose not to give the man in this story a name

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I think the man represents all men to a certain extent. London wants to show us the fragility of even the strongest of men when it comes to nature. A human being can do okay as long as he/she respects the elements. When this man disrespects the elements he, like any man, will die.