He is the Prime Minister of Germany, and the Britons want to kill him.
He is the British Prime Minster, and the Germans want to kill him.
He is the British Prime Minister, and Richard Hannay wants to kill him.
He is the Greek Prime Minister, and the Germans want to kill him.
Scudder is an American spy, and Hannay and Scudder are enemies.
Scudder is a German spy, and he is helping Hanny.
Scudder is an America, and Hannay helps protect him from the Germans.
Scudder is a Greek, and Hannay is trying to kill him.
Because Hannay killed Scudder.
Because Hannay didn't know Scudder died.
Because Hannay was Scudder's enemy.
Because Hannay didn't want the police to think that he killed Scudder.
He gives Hannay a gun to fight against the Germans.
He helps Hannay get back to Australia.
He sends Hannay to his uncle, a member of the British government.
He understands Scudders code, and helps Hannay understand it himself.
He helped fix the road that Hannay needed to drive on.
He was actually a British spy that helped Hannay get into Germany.
Hannay used the Roadman's clothes as a disguise.
The Roadman gives Hannay all the money he needs to get back to England.
He shoots the men holding him and runs away.
He convinces the men that he is not Hannay and they let him go.
German spies rescue him.
He uses dynamite to blow a hole in the wall.
He is afraid that the police will catch him.
He is afraid that the German spies will catch him.
He is not sure who Hannay is and doesn't want to kill the wrong man.
He is afraid that Hannay will survive and kill him himself.
He finds a map to a German spy camp there.
He finds more dynamite there.
He finds the last part of Scudder's code there, which allows him to finally read Scudder's notebook.
He is able to hide there for quite a while.
He went a long time without food.
He was poisoned by the old man at the farmhouse.
He had an illness that he got in Africa that sometimes came back to him.
He was only pretending to be ill to fool his enemies.
Hannay knows his face.
Scudder's notebook says that another man will be pretending.
Hannay talked to Alloa's butler, and Alloa was at home sick in bed.
The man told Hannay that he was not Alloa.