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I have given over two hundred lectures and conference or seminar papers at universities and other venues in many countries, including Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden, and the USA., published by Granta Books in 1997, has attracted widespread praise.It has been described by Bernard Crick as 'a rare intellectual achievement, speaking lucidly to both historians and to the general reader', and according to Sir Keith Thomas (President of the British Academy) 'deserves to be essential reading for coming generations'.It was praised in the has been published in a paperback edition by Penguin Books.Three of my books in German have been produced by a commercial publishing house (Rowohlt Verlag) and published as trade paperbacks.I have always made a point of trying to appeal to a wide readership.
689-737) deals exclusively on the war years 1939-45, using particularly files of the Reich Ministry of Justice in the German Federal Archive (Bundesarchiv) in Koblenz.These claims can be summarised under four headings.They are as follows (references are to the page of the book on which they occur): This report has been prepared on the instructions of Davenport Lyons and Mishcon de Reya, the solicitors respectively to the First and Second Defandants.Like the overwhelming majority of professional historians, I rejected its argument that Hitler did not order the extermination of the Jews.
However, I was also aware of the widespread assumption amongst professional historians that Irving's work (like that of a number of other journalists who have written historical work) reached generally acceptable standards of historical scholarship.
Irving is mentioned on these two pages briefly, and in passing.