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The Communist Manifesto

(Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Penguin Classics Graphic Deluxe Editions

Karl Marx - Author

Friedrich Engels - Author

Marshall Berman - Introduction by

Killoffer - Jacket Illustrator

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ISBN 9780143106265 | 112 pages | 01 Mar 2011 | Penguin Classics | 5.31 x 8.50in | 18 - AND UP
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Marx and Engel's landmark treatise-in a graphic deluxe edition.

One of the most important and influential political theories ever formulated, The Communist Manifesto is a revolutionary summons to the working class-an incisive account of a new theory of communism that would be brought about by a proletarian revolution. Arguing that increasing exploitation of industrial workers will eventually lead to a rebellion in which capitalism will be overthrown, Marx and Engels propose a vision of a society without classes, private property, or a state. The theoretical basis of political systems in Russia, China, Cuba, and Eastern Europe, The Communist Manifesto continues to influence and provoke debate on capitalism and class.