Note on a Review of The Wonders of Life and The Riddle of the Universe by E. Haeckel

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Author(s) Lenin
Written 1904

Written: late in 1904
Source: Lenin Collected Works, 4th Edition, Moscow, 1976, Volume 38, page 56
Publisher: Progress Publishers
First Published: 1961 in Collected Works, Volume 38

Frankfurter Zeitung, 1904, No. 348 (December 15)

First morning edition

A Feuilleton on New Biological Books

Ernst Haeckel: Lebenswunder (Gemeinverständliche Studien über biologische Philosophie). Stuttgart. (Alfred Kröner.)

(To Haeckel, “the spirit is a physiological function of the cerebral cortex.” P. 378 of his book. To be sure, the reviewer is against this opinion.)

Welträtseln by the same author ((published earlier)) (in which it is demonstrated that, properly speaking, there are no world riddles).