A stylized depiction of Karl Marx in, naturally, red.

Communist Manifesto

by Karl Marx Author and Friedrich Engels Author

"History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce." Karl Marx was not well-known when he penned The Communist Manifesto in 1848. Neither he nor anyone else could have expected the explosive effect it would have on world history. Marx and Engels' theories about the nature of society and politics, also features their ideas for how the capitalist society of the time would eventually be replaced by socialism, and then eventually communism.

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