Bernard Lewis, Emeritus Professor of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton, also taught at the University of London. While he is interested in the contemporary Middle East, his major research interest is the history of the Ottoman Empire. He earned both his B.A. and Ph.D. (in the history of Islam) from the University of London, and has also studied at the University of Paris. He has written several books, including The Arabs in History, The Political Language of Islam, and Cultures in Conflict.
Bernard Lewis has written about the history of the Middle East and the West for several popular publications. For more information, click here and scroll to "Related Information."