David Thompson wrote:Hanny -- I used the search function already. A search for "Lipstadt" doesn't show the quote, and after I took your suggestion and searched for "vergasen," I still didn't see Ms. Lipstadt saying that "the word 'vergasen' exclusively is used for Gas chambers and does not exist elsewhere."
Later -- Thanks for the acknowledgement, Hanny.
I was going the other way, the term was used in Irvings trail, and the expert witnesses explained the historical texts contents, Irving claimed Lipstadt did what she did not do, on a website, i just went about showing this is wrong another way.http://www.hdot.org/en/trial/defense/va ... en#page634
Essentialy its a linguistic argumnent that the court found, against!