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Benjamin Z. Kedar

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Benjamin Z. Kedar (January 1, 1938) is a Historian and Professor. He was born in Nitra (Czechoslovakia). He has been a Professor of History at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he was also founder of their School of History, since 1986, and was awarded Professor Emeritus status in 2007. He received his M. A. in 1965, and in 1969 his Ph.D. at University of Yale. Since 1995 he has been President of the International Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East.



  • Kedar, B.Z. and Al-ajj_j, M (1990). Muslim peasants in Frankish Palestine: Family size and personal names (in Hebrew). 
  • Kedar, B.Z. (1991). Crociata e missione. L'Europa incontro all'Islam. Rome: Jouvence. 
  • Kedar, B.Z. (1991). Looking Twice at the Land of Israel: Aerial Photographs of 1917-18 and 1987-91 (in Hebrew). Jerusalem, Yad Izhak Ben-Zvi, and Tel Aviv, Ministry of Defence. 
  • Kedar, B.Z. (1992). The Horns of an. Proceedings of the Second Conference of the Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East, Jerusalem and Haifa, 2-6 July 1987. Jerusalem, Yad Izhak Ben-Zvi, and Aldershot, Variorum. 
  • Kedar, B.Z. (1993). The Franks in the Levant, 11th to 14th Centuries. Aldershot, Variorum. 
  • Kedar, B.Z. (1996). Studies in the History of Popular Culture (in Hebrew). Jerusalem: The Zalman Shazar Center for Jewish History. 
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