Introducing Marx: A Graphic Guide

Author(s): Rius

Introducing & Short History Series

Compact INTRODUCING guide to the influential philosopher, sociologist and economist. INTRODUCING MARX - A GRAPHIC GUIDE explores the life of the most famous Socialist figure, from his early years to meeting Engels in1842. It provides a readable, understandable biography of Karl Marx as well as a fundamental account of his original philosophy, its roots in 19th century European ideology, his radical economic and social criticism of capitalism that inspired vast 20th century revolutions.


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'A superb little book in a most improbable format...I recommend it unreservedly for anyone who wants the rudiments of Marx from an engaging mentor...Rius on Marx is magnificent. He shows that pictures can amplify ideas, and that simplicity need not forgo subtlety.' New York Times Book Review

Rius still lives in Mexico and works as a cartoonist.

General Fields

  • : 9781848314078
  • : Icon Books Ltd
  • : Icon Books Ltd
  • : August 2012
  • : 168mm X 118mm X 13mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : October 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Rius
  • : Paperback
  • : Compact ed
  • : English
  • : 335.4
  • : 176
  • : B/w throughout