The communist manifesto

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The Communist Manifesto changed the face of the twentieth century beyond recognition, inspiring millions to revolution, forming the basis of political systems that still dominate countless lives and continuing to ignite violent debate about class and capitalism today.

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auth_author2 Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895,, Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895., Rowson, Martin,, Stedman Jones, Gareth
author Karl Marx
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display_description Featuring an extensive, provocative introduction by historian Martin Malia, this authorized English translation of The Communist Manifesto, edited and annotated by Engels, with prefaces to editions published between 1872 and 1888, provides a new opportunity to examine the document that shook the world.
In 1848, two young men published what would become one of the defining documents of modern history, The Communist Manifesto. It rapidly realigned political faultlines all over the world and its aftershock resonates to this day. In the many years since its publication, no other social program has inspired such divisive and violent debate. Ever since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the world's first regime to adopt the Manifesto's tenets, historians have debated its intent and its impact. In the current era of market democracy in Russia and Eastern Europe, nationalism on every continent, and an ever tightening global economy, does the specter of Communism still haunt the world? Were the seeds of Communism's ultimate destruction already planted in 1848? Is there anything to be learned from Marx's envisioned utopia?

With an Introduction by Martin Malia
and an Afterword by Stephen Kotkin
From the Paperback edition.
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subject_facet Communism, Communism -- Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, Marx, Karl, -- 1818-1883. -- Manifest der Kommunistischen Partei, Nonfiction comics, Socialism
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title_full The Communist Manifesto, The communist manifesto / Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, The communist manifesto [graphic nonfiction] / by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels ; adapted by Martin Rowson
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