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Bernard Lewis rests among the greats
Trumpeldor cemetery is to Tel Aviv what the Père Lachaise cemetery is to Paris.
The extraordinary life of Bernard Lewis, 1916‒2018
The renowned Middle East scholar passed away in the United States on May 19, just 12 days shy of his 102nd birthday.
Bernard Lewis, 102
Bernard Lewis: 100 Years in the Making
From the archives of “Mishpacha” magazine: Bernard Lewis, who (at the time this article was written) just celebrated his centennial, is the Middle East’s most venerated scholar, known for his integrity as “either a candid friend or an honest enemy.” He’s been Bibi Netanyahu’s confidant and Edward Said’s nemesis (of whom he said, “It’s hard to know where ignorance ends and deceit begins”), but mostly, he’s been the voice of clarity in a region of distorted facts and fabrications.