Karl Marx and the Communist Manifesto
A look at the backdrop of the nineteenth century which bred Marx’s theories, the vision of Marx and the way his ideas were applied.
Karl Marx, born in Germany in 1818, had tremendous influence throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The communist and socialist ideologies, the communist revolution in Russia, and the spread of communism throughout the world were all a result of Marx’s social and economic theories. These theories were developed as a result of the situation of the working class in Europe during Marx’s lifetime. ..