Karl Kadletz

Our Austrian member Karl Kadletz from Leobendorf near Vienna can look back on numerous historical works and reviews but up to now only on one contribution to chess history – a nice survey on Wolfgang von Kempelen in "Archiv der Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften" which he made available to us as an "offprint". About his contribution to the "Turk", published in Schach-Aktiv 12/1984 Mr Kadletz appears to be not so happy – Preßburg turned into Preßbaum (a suburb of Vienna) ...

(M.N.)

Further publications:

  • Emanuel Lasker, eds. Richard Forster, Stefan Hansen, Michael Negele (Exzelsior Verlag Berlin, 2009), chapter 12: Laskers Biograph: Jacques Hannak, pp. 285-307