SparkNotes: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Themes

Although Jim did love spending time with Huck on the river Jim was starting to miss his family.

SparkNotes: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Quiz

Loneliness is a reoccurring theme as well and how better to feel the loneliness that Huck is experiencing than to describe the slow-moving life on the large, open Mississippi River.

Huck was glad he got away from the feuds and felt safe on the Mississippi River.

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The importance of nature is shown in several ways like the symbolism of the Mississippi River, through the forest and Huck’s time spent living there, and by the argument of human nature versus civilization.

While there are many different themes throughout the novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the aspect of nature and its significance is extremely important and is vital to the plot and character development of the entire book....