Back to home page - News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

not-for-profit - a workers'co-op - committed to social justice | 96 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HY - 0151 708 7270

Marx and Engels: A Biographical Introduction

by Ernesto Che Guevara - £6.99  Ocean Press (2008)
paperback    ISBN 13: 9781920888923 | ISBN 10: 1920888926

An unpublished work by Che Guevara.
 
"Now St. Karl is paramount, the axis, as he will be for all the year I remain on the face of the earth..." So wrote young Ernesto Guevara referring to Karl Marx in a letter to his mother from Mexico in October 1956.
 
Che learned from the German revolutionary, and in his extensive travels never ceased immersing himself in the classic works of Marxism. Many of Che's comments about Marx might also refer to Che himself, such as his observation:
 
"Such a humane man whose capacity for affection extended to all those suffering throughout the world, offering a message of committed struggle and indomitable optimism, has been distorted by history and turned into a stone idol."
 
Written after Che's 1965 mission to Africa, this unpublished biographical introduction to Marx and Engels will assist a new generation to understand not just the key concepts of Marxism but also to learn more about the author himself, whose image and example continues to inspire rebels on every continent.

(Price & availability last checked: August 2018)

The website can't tell you if this book is in the shop or not, sorry - call us or use the enquiry link below to ask

  


In booklists: Friedrich Engels, Che Guevara, Marx & Marxism,
In categories: Politics & Philosophy, History & Biography, World - Latin America & Caribbean,

© News From Nowhere Co-operative Ltd 2004-2019 | Privacy policy | Contact | return to top of page