Richard Simon Levy
(born May 10, 1940) is a professor of Modern German History at the University of Illinois at Chicago
. He is most noted for his contributions to history in debunking several antisemitic myths, as well as uncovering many others. Levy was featured on a TV documentary concerning The Protocols of the Elders of Zion
: A Deadly Deception
, which aired on the History Channel May 11, 1999.
- The downfall of the anti-Semitic political parties in imperial Germany (1975), Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-01803-7.
- Antisemitism in the Modern World: An Anthology of Texts (1990), D.C. Heath. ISBN 0-669-24340-X.
- A Lie and a Libel: The History of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion (1995), University of Nebraska Press. ISBN 0-8032-9245-7.
- Antisemitism: Historical Encyclopedia of Prejudice and Persecution (2005). ABC-Clio. ISBN 1-85109-444-X.
o "A Lie and a Libel: The Protocols of the Elders of Zion in Recent History," in L. J. Greenspoon, ed., Representations of Jews Through the Ages (Omaha: Creighton U. Press, 1996), pp. 231–43
o "Continuities and Discontinuities of Anti-Jewish Violence in Modern Germany, 1819-1938," in Christhard Hoffmann, et al., eds., Exclusionary Violence: Antisemitic Riots in Modern German History (University of Michigan Press, 2002), pp. 185–202
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