Monday, June 17, 2002
A "bullying neo-fascist conman" replies
Sir, -- Nick Cohen repeats the legend that William Heinemann, a firm of unquestionable high reputation, having signed up the book by Prof. Richard Evans, "bravely pulped it after Irving threatened to sue". This just ain't so. I had no contact with Heinemann either before or after. They took the decision on the advice of their own lawyers, and it may well prove to have saved them a lot of money.
David Irving (now writing vol.iii of Churchill's War, in Key West)