economic history - Was Marx influenced by Ibn Khalduns Muqaddimah?

The following passage is in Ibn Khalduns Muqaddimah: One of the greatest injustices and one contributing most to the destruction of civilisation is the unjustified imposition of tasks and the use of subjects for forced labour. This is so because labour belongs to the things that constitute capital. Gain and sustenance represent the value realised from labour among civilised people. By their efforts and all their labours they (acquire) capital and (make a) profit. They have no other way to make a profit except (through labour). Subjects e...Read more