“Therein lies the problem,” Bowen wrote. “We don’t know. We don’t know if he intended to use the [Holocaust Denial] books as part of a conversation regarding how to evaluate the legitimacy of materials or whether his intent was not as noble. We simply don’t know.”
I wonder if he did other questionable scholarship?
Link offered reasons other than anti-Semitism to explain Hitler’s hatred for Jewish people….“Jews were prominent in banking, the press, the Socialist party and the Communist party,” Link wrote. He later references the “many Jewish bankers” in Germany at the time.
Really, who can say what was in his heart?