[Marxism] Frederic Engels on the United States

Jurriaan Bendien andromeda246 at hetnet.nl
Tue Apr 27 02:35:59 MDT 2004


Phil Ferguson asked about the source of the quote by Engels " ...from good
historical reasons, the Americans are worlds behind in all theoretical
things..." etc. This came from a letter by Friedrich Engels to Friedrich
Adolph Sorge in Hoboken, written in London, November 29, 1886.
http://www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/1886/letters/86_11_29.htm
For a selection of quotes by Friedrich Engels on the US socialist movement,
see http://www.geocities.com/kenellis2020/partg.html

Jurriaan






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