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What political idea in Russian History does Old Major represent in the book Animal Farm?

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gog2007 | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted February 22, 2007 at 1:40 AM via web

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What political idea in Russian History
does Old Major represent in the book Animal Farm?

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brandih | eNotes Employee

Posted February 22, 2007 at 1:52 AM (Answer #1)

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Old Major represents Karl Marx, the German political philosopher who wrote, with Friedrich Engels, the Communist Manifesto (1848) that called the workers of the world to unite against the ruling classes.

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