Manifesto of the Communist Party (German: Manifest der Kommunistischen Partei), often referred to as The Communist Manifesto, was published on February 21, 1848, and is one of the world's most influential political manuscripts. Commissioned by the Communist League and written by communist theorists Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, it laid out the League's purposes and program. It presents an analytical approach to the class struggle (historical and present) and the problems of capitalism, rather than a prediction of communism's potential future forms.
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A new publication of the Communist Manifesto - the foundation document of the Marxist movement - this version of the classic translation by Samuel Moore reproduces the prefaces by Marx and Engels subsequent to the original 1848 document. This book is intended for general readers, students of politics, sociology, history, cultural criticism at sixth form and undergraduate level.Review:
"A brilliant piece of writing, easily accessible, and which really did change the world" Daily Mail "Contemporary, ironic, cool, biting writing style" Observer "Irreverent, mocking, sarcastic, witty, savage, provocative and with a driving, irresistible argument" Independent "As a force for change, its influence has been surpassed only by the Bible. As a piece of writing, it is a masterpiece" Guardian "A short work, written in punchy, accessible style. It can be read in an hour." Sunday Mirror
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1968. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140209158
Book Description Penguin Books, 1968. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140209158
Book Description Penguin Books, 1968. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140209158