The Accumulation of Capital: Graphyco Annotated Edition

by Rosa Luxemburg

Other authorsGraphyco Editions (Editor)
Paperback, 2020

Status

Available

Call number

REF.LUR

Publication

Independently published (2020), 411 pages

Description

Rosa Luxemburg was a revolutionary socialist who fought and died for her beliefs. In January 1919, after being arrested for her involvement in a workers' uprising in Berlin, she was brutally murdered by a group of right-wing soldiers. Her body was recovered days later from a canal. Six years earlier she had published what was undoubtedly her finest achievement, The Accumulation of Capital - a book which remains one of the masterpieces of socialist literature. Taking Marx as her starting point, she offers an independent and fiercely critical explanation of the economic and political consequences of capitalism in the context of the turbulent times in which she lived, reinterpreting events in the United States, Europe, China, Russia and the British Empire. Many today believe there is no alternative to global capitalism. This book is a timely and forceful statement of an opposing view.… (more)

Physical description

411 p.; 9 inches

Language

Original language

English
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