Quotes by Bernard Lewis

About Bernard Lewis:

Bernard Lewis is a British-American historian specializing in oriental studies. He is also known as a public intellectual and political commentator. Lewis is the Cleveland E. Dodge Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University. Lewis' expertise is in the history of Islam and the interaction between Islam and the West. He is also noted in academic circles for his works on the history of the Ottoman Empire.

Author Bio

  • NameBernard Lewis
  • DescriptionBritish-American historian
  • BornMay 31, 1916
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionHistorian
  • AwardsNational Humanities Medal