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The World Island

  • Andrew Gamble
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Abstract

In the preface to the first volume of Das Kapital, published in 1867, Karl Marx declared that England as the most advanced capitalist country of its time showed to other countries the image of their own future. To those in Germany who thought that Germany would escape an ‘English’ development and had little to learn from it, he cautioned them with a line from Horace: ‘De te fabula narratur’ (The story is told of you).~

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National Identity Labour Party Conservative Party World Affair Constitutional Reform 
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