Arrr! (Celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day) Thar be a hunt for treasure, Mateys!
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
338245,684 (3.88)30
No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
Elie Kedourie was a conservative British historian of the modern Middle East. He was born into an Iraqi Jewish family and grew up in Baghdad. In 1950, he married Sylvia G. Haim and the couple had three children. He attended the London School of Economics and Oxford University. In 1953, political philosopher Michael Oakeshott brought Kedourie back to teach at the London School of Economics, where he remained for his entire career and rose to professor of Politics. Prof. Kedourie also founded and edited the journal Middle Eastern Studies.
Disambiguation notice

Member ratings

Average: (3.88)
3 3
3.5 1
4 5
4.5 2
5 1

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Elie Kedourie is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.


Elie Kedourie is composed of 4 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 128,802,171 books! | Top bar: Always visible