A Tale of Two Books


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A Dutch court is forced to compare Mein Kampf and the Quran in the Wilders trial.

Stanley Fish: Sarah Palin Is Coming to Town, NYTimes.com


When I walked into the Strand Bookstore in Manhattan last week, I headed straight for the bright young thing who wore an “Ask Me” button, and asked her to point me to the section of the store where I might find Sarah Palin’s memoir, “Going Rogue: An American Life.” She looked at me as if […]

Mein Kampf a hit on Dhaka streets


From BBC News:
Booksellers touting their wares amid the heavy traffic in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, have discovered an unusual best-seller.
Adolf Hitler’s autobiography manifesto Mein Kampf is selling as well as Dan Brown’s latest novel, The Lost Symbol.
The street vendors in Dhaka are found at every major road junction and intersection.
Most of the sellers are young [...]