M. Pemberton, and alias for von Luckner?
I've just come across an enquiry on your web site from Douglas Haslett about von Luckner's cryptic reference to a "Max Pemberton" in a dedication to his grandfather. You assumed quite reasonably that this was a reference to the
I have just completed a book on von Luckner entitled "Von Luckner: A Reassessment" which is being published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt. It is planned for release (in Europe, at least) in a couple of months. It may well interest you.
Thank you for your E-Mail about that the amazing Count Felix von Luckner, he has raised more comment on my Ahoy site than any other thing I may have written about.
Your forthcoming book is of great interest to me, may we come to an arrangement whereby you air mail me a copy when it is published in Frankfurt? of course I would cover the costs involved.
Have a great New Year's eve and 2004. Again, my thanks for your interesting comments.