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Marco Polo

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Marco Polo was a Venetian merchant traveller whose travels are recorded in Livres des merveilles du monde (Book of the Marvels of the World, also known as  ...

11 Things You May Not Know About Marco Polo - History Lists

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Mar 12, 2013 ... Marco Polo's famous travelogue was penned in prison. Marco Polo is remembered thanks to a colorful and popular narrative about his ...

Marco Polo: Facts, Biography & Travels - Live Science

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Feb 27, 2013 ... Marco Polo was one of the first and most famous Europeans to travel to Asia during the Middle Ages. He traveled farther than any of his ...

Marco Polo Facts & Biography | Famous Explorers

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Marco Polo was an Italian merchant and explorer, famous for introducing Europeans to China and Central Asia. He inspired future travelers, including ...

Silk Road Traveler and Explorer: Marco Polo - Travel China Guide

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A well-known traveler and explorer, Marco Polo headed for China along the Silk ... The travels of Marco Polo dictated by him built a bridge between China and the West. ... Famous Travelers · Ban Chao · Ban Yong and Fu Jiezi; Marco Polo ...

Marco Polo Timeline - Soft Schools

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Marco Polo was an explorer who traveled from Europe to China and back. He brought back ... He had three daughters. 1307, Marco becomes famous. When a  ...

Marco Polo and His Travels - Silkroad Foundation

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Marco Polo (1254-1324), is probably the most famous Westerner traveled on the Silk Road. He excelled all the other travelers in his determination, his writing, ...

Marco Polo Timeline

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Marco Polo Timeline ( 1254-1324) The life of this famous explorer and his travels to China His birth, family and education. His work for the Kublai Khan His time ...

MARCO POLO - YESNet

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MARCO POLO 1254-1324. Famous traveller. INTRODUCTION. Marco Polo was a Venetian (Italian) explorer who travelled through Central Asia and China.

Kids Biography: Marco Polo - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the explorer Marco Polo. His journeys to China to meet emperor Kublai Khan.

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Marco Polo
As a teenager, Marco Polo traveled to China (then known as Cathay) with his father and uncle. The trio spent 20 years at the court of Kublai Khan -- this at a time when few Europeans had ever visited that country. Polo eventually returned to Venice and co... More »
Born: c. 1254, Venice, Italy
Died: c. 1324
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Marco Polo - Journalist, Explorer - Biography.com

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Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was hosted by ... There is no evidence outside his famous book that he traveled so far east. Yet, his ...

What Are Some Marco Polo Quick Facts? - Biography - YourDictionary

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Marco Polo was one of the most important and famous explorers and writers from Europe; however, the details of his early life and person life are hard to ...

Marco Polo | Italian explorer | Britannica.com

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Feb 23, 2016 ... Polo, Marco [Credit: Imagno/Hulton Archive/Getty Images] .... A famous story relates how Polo was asked on his deathbed to retract the “fables” ...