Portsmouth, England, Friday, January 31,1992
Hitler book is
A HITLER biography has been destroyed by a Portsmouth
bookshop which has refused to sell any more.
David Irving persuaded staff at Volume One bookshop, in
Arundel Street, to take a copy of his book Hitler's
War when he visited Portsmouth.
book caused outrage in the Jewish community because of its
claims about the Holocaust.
London, June 12, 1992
'Irving' book store
A Nottingham bookshop has withdrawn a book by Holocaust
revisionist David Irving, after its front window was
shattered by a brick last weekend.
spokesman for the bookseller, Waterstone & Co, said
local Jewish and anti-racist groups had complained about the
sale of Mr Irving's book, Hitler's
War, which claims Hitler did not order the
have acute problems in Nottingham and because of the
strength of opposition to the book, we decided it was
appropriate and prudent to withdraw it. No one has claimed
responsibility for the attack."
the spokesman emphasised that the book was still available
added that Waterstone's, one of the country's largest book
retailers. was unlikely to ban the book.