By Samuel Hollander
This publication rejects the generally encountered belief of Friedrich Engels as perpetuator of a "tragic deception" of Marx, and the both continual physique of opinion treating him as "his master's voice". Engels's declare to acceptance is bolstered via a superb contribution within the 1840s to the very foundations of the Marxian company, a contribution entailing not just the "vision" yet a number of the construction blocks within the figuring out of that imaginative and prescient. for that reason, he proved himself to be a worldly interpreter of the doctrine of ancient materialism and a huge contributor in his personal correct. This quantity serves as a better half to Samuel Hollander's The Economics of Karl Marx (Cambridge college Press, 2008).
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