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Engels and the origins of human society
First published in International Socialism 2:65, Winter 1994.
Copyright © 1994 International Socialism.
Downloaded as a textfile from the International Socialism archive at http://www.istendency.org.
Marked up by Einde O’Callaghan for REDS – Die Roten.
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