treasonous man sentenced to live remainder of life at sea. [Am. Lit.: Man Without a Country]
long banished, he comes at last to passionately love the United States before his death. [Am. Lit.: Hale The Man Without a Country in Magill I, 553]
deserts the U.S. Army to join Burr’s conspiracy. [Am. Lit.: Hale The Man Without a Country in Magill I, 553]
transferred from ship to ship; never lands. [Am. Lit.: “The Man Without a Country” in Benét, 632]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.