Bernard Lewis is a historian and the Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Near Eastern Studies Emeritus at Princeton University.
An eminent authority on Middle Eastern history, he is the author of over two dozen books. The most recent books of this world renowned scholar include From Babel to Dragomans: Interpreting the Middle East, The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror, and What Went Wrong?: The Clash Between Islam and Modernity in the Middle East. The latter two were national best sellers.
Selected Publications:Books include: What Went Wrong? Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response. (2002)
- Faith and Power: Religion and Politics in the Middle East
- What Went Wrong? Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response
Specialization:The history of Islam; the interaction between Islam and the West.
Last Updated: May 08, 2012