First published in London in 1848, the Communist Manifesto's impact reverberated across the globe and throughout the next century. It is now recognized as one of the most important political texts ever written—essential to understanding our modern political landscape.
About the Author
Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels wrote and published The Communist Manifesto in 1848. Yanis Varoufakis is an economist and former Greek Minister of Finance. His books include And the Weak Suffer What They Must? and The Global Minotaur, and he has written for the New York Times and CNN.com.