Michael Wolffsohn
Michael Wolffsohn (born 17 May 1947) is a German historian. Wolffsohn was born in Tel Aviv, in what was then the British Mandate of Palestine and today is Israel. His parents were German Jews who fled...
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Shula Marks
Shula Eta Marks, PhD, OBE, FBA (born 14 October 1938, Cape Town) is emeritus professor of history at the School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London. She has written at least s...
Zeev Sternhell
Zeev Sternhell (Hebrew: זאב שטרנהל‎, born 1935) is an Israeli historian, political scientist, commentator on the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, and writer. He is one of the world's leading expert...
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Barry Supple
Barry Emanuel Supple, CBE, FBA (born 27 October 1930, Hackney, London), is Emeritus Professor of Economic History, University of Cambridge, and a former Director of the Leverhulme Trust. He is the fa...
Louis Isaac Rabinowitz
Louis Rabinowitz (Hebrew: לואיס רבינוביץ, born 1906, died 1984) was an Orthodox rabbi, historian and philologist of the 20th century.
Rabbi Rabinowitz was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, descendant ...
Daniel Lessmann
Daniel Lessmann (January 18, 1794 in Soldin, Neumark – Sept. 2, 1831 between Kropstadt and Wittenberg) was a German historian and poet.Born to Jewish parents, he attended Joachimsthal and went on to ...
Pseudo-Philo
Pseudo-Philo is the name commonly used for a Jewish work in Latin, so called (false Philo) because it was transmitted along with Latin translations of the works of Philo of Alexandria, but is very obv...
Kenneth S. Stern
Kenneth S. Stern is an American defense attorney and an author. He is director on antisemitism, hate studies and extremism for the American Jewish Committee. In 2000, Stern was a special advisor to th...
Iosif Amusin
Iosif Davidovich Amusin (Russian: Ио́сиф Дави́дович Аму́син; French: Joseph Amoussine, November 29, 1910, Vitebsk – June 12, 1984, Leningrad) was a Soviet historian, orientalist, hebraist and pap...
Geoffrey Elton
Sir Geoffrey Rudolph Elton (17 August 1921 – 3 December 1994) was a German-born British political and constitutional historian, specializing in the Tudor period. He taught at Clare College, Cambridge ...
Erwin Panofsky
Erwin Panofsky (30 March 1892 – 14 March 1968) was a German art historian. His academic career was pursued mostly in the U.S. after the rise of the Nazi regime. Panofsky's work remains highly influent...
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Ori Kritz
Ori Kritz (he: אורי קריץ) is an Associate Professor and head of the Hebrew Language and Literature program at the University of Oklahoma, a part of the Judaic studies department.[1] She is a prolific ...
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Shabtai Teveth
Shabtai Teveth (Hebrew: שבתי טבת‎‎; 1925 – 1 November 2014), was an Israeli historian.Shabtai Teveth began working as a journalist for Haaretz newspaper in 1950, eventually becoming it...
Hans Rothfels
Hans Rothfels (12 April 1891 – 22 June 1976) was a nationalist conservative German historian. He supported an idea of authoritarian German state, dominance of Germany over Europe and was hostile to Ge...
Yosef Garfinkel
Yosef Garfinkel (born 1956) is a professor of Prehistoric Archaeology and of Archaeology of the Biblical Period at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Yosef (Yossi) Garfinkel was born in 1956 i...
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David Gans
David Gans (Hebrew: דָּוִד בֶּן שְׁלֹמֹה גנז‎; 1541–1613), also known as Rabbi Dovid Solomon Ganz, was a Jewish chronicler, mathematician, historian, astronomer and astrologer. He is the author ...
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Gershom Scholem
Gerhard Scholem who, after his immigration from Germany to Palestine, changed his name to Gershom Scholem (Hebrew: גרשם שלום) (December 5, 1897 – February 21, 1982), was a German-born Israeli philosop...
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Josephus
Titus Flavius Josephus (/dʒoʊˈsiːfəs/; 37 – c. 100), born Joseph ben Matityahu (Hebrew: יוסף בן מתתיהו, Yosef ben Matityahu), was a first-century Romano-Jewish scholar, historian and hagiographer, who...
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Richard Ettinghausen
Richard Ettinghausen (1906, Frankfurt am Main, Germany-April 2, 1979, Princeton, New Jersey) was a historian of Islamic art and chief curator of the Freer Gallery.
Ettinghausen received his Ph.D. ...
Pierre Nora
Pierre Nora (born 17 November 1931 in Paris) is a French historian elected to the Académie française on 7 June 2001. He is known for his work on French identity and memory. His name is associated wit...
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Leopold Labedz
Leopold Labedz (22 January 1920 – 22 March 1993) was an anti-communist Anglo-Polish commentator on the Soviet Union.Labedz was born to a Polish Jewish doctor in Russia. The family soon returned to War...
Abraham Schalit
Abraham Haim Schalit (Hebrew: אברהם שליט) (born 1898, died 1979) was an Israeli historian and a scholar of the Second Temple period.
Schalit was born in 1898 in the Galician town of Zolochiv, then...
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Raphael Patai
Raphael Patai (Hebrew רפאל פטאי) (November 22, 1910 − July 20, 1996), born Ervin György Patai, was a Hungarian-Jewish ethnographer, historian, Orientalist and anthropologist.
Patai was born in Bud...
David Cassel
David Cassel (March 7, 1818 – January 22, 1893) was a German historian and Jewish theologian.
Cassel was born in Gross-Glogau, a city in Prussian Silesia with a large Jewish community. He gr...
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Gershom Gorenberg
Gershom Gorenberg (Hebrew: גרשום גורנברג‎) is an American-born Israeli historian, journalist and blogger, specializing in Middle Eastern politics and the interaction of religion and politics...
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Norman Bentwich
Norman De Mattos Bentwich OBE MC (28 February 1883 – 8 April 1971) was a British barrister and legal academic. He was the British-appointed attorney-general of Mandatory Palestine and a lifelong Zioni...
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Gustave Bloch
Gustave Bloch (July 21, 1848, Fegersheim, Bas-Rhin – December 3, 1923) was a French Jewish historian of ancient history born in Fegersheim, a commune located in the department of Bas-Rhin. He was the ...