The Man Without a Country and Other Tales

The Man Without a Country and Other Tales

by Edward Everett Hale

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Overview

Edward Everett Hale was an American author, historian, and minister.  Hale was also notable for his support of the Union during the American Civil War and he was elected as a Third Class Companion of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States.


This is a collection of 11 short stories that were published in 1891.  The book features the classic short story The Man Without a Country which tells the story of Philip Nolan, an Army lieutenant who renounced the United States during a trial for treason and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life at sea.  The story was first published in 1863 and was written as a way to promote the Union cause.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781537811895
Publisher: Charles River Editors
Publication date: 03/22/2018
Sold by: PUBLISHDRIVE KFT
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 309
Sales rank: 992,028
File size: 1 MB

Table of Contents

The man without a country — The last of the Florida — A piece of possible history — The south american editor — The old and the new, face to face — The dot and line alphabet — The last voyage of the Resolute — My double, and how he undid me — The children of the public — The skeleton in the closet — Christmas waits in Boston.

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