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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Japan Updates Marx

TOKYO () -- The complete works of the founders of modern communism, Marx and Engels, which have sold more than 2 million copies among the capitalist workhorses of Japan, will now be available on CD ROM.


The 53-volume, 40,000-page Japanese edition will be fitted into just seven CD ROMs priced at 250,000 yen, or $2,216. The original edition weighed 45 kilograms and stood to a height of three meters when stacked.