From the first day to this, sheer greed was the driving spirit of civilization.
- Friedrich Engels
Author: Friedrich Engels Born as: Friedrich Engels Other Names: Friedrich Engels b. 28 December 1820
d. 5 August 1895 Occupation: Social scientist and philosopher. Works: Family Ties: Landmarks: Developed communist theory alongside his collaborator, Karl Marx, co-authoring The Communist Manifesto - 1848. Notes: Engels also edited the second and third volumes of Das Kapital after Marx's death.
Engels was against the institution of marriage which he saw as unnatural and unjust. Source: Unknown Submitted By: Unknown