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By Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels

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Volume 14 includes articles and experiences written among February 1855 and April 1856, and released within the New-York day-by-day Tribune, the Neue Oder-Zeitung and different eu and American newspapers. They take care of the ultimate levels of the Crimean battle (1853-56), the pointy diplomatic fight among the ecu Powers, the commercial of the belligerent states, the inner coverage in their ruling sessions, the country and clients of the working-class and democratic hobbies, the nationwide query and different difficulties. In a few articles Marx provides profiles of Lord Palmerston, Lord John Russell, Louis Napoleon and different modern statesmen. the amount includes, for the 1st time in any number of the works of Marx and Engels, the entire extant types of Marx's pamphlet the autumn of Kars, which describes the diplomatic manoeuvres that attended this, one of many ultimate episodes of the Crimean War.

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Marx/Engels amassed Works (MECW) is the biggest number of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It comprises all works released through Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and various unpublished manuscripts and letters. The accrued Works, which used to be translated through Richard Dixon and others, includes 50 volumes. It was once compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 by means of development Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and foreign Publishers (New York).

The gathered Works comprises fabric written by means of Marx among 1835 and his loss of life in 1883, and via Engels among 1838 and his loss of life in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. a number of volumes acquire the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the accrued Works include famous works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The accumulated Works contains thirteen volumes of correspondence by means of the mature Marx and Engels, overlaying the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the amassed Works is the main entire selection of the paintings via Marx and Engels released so far in English, it's not their whole works. A venture to put up the pair's whole works in German is predicted to require greater than a hundred and twenty volumes.

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