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Marco Polo was a Venetian merchant traveller whose travels are recorded in Livres des ..... Morgan argued that Polo as a mere Venetian merchant would not had been considered an important person in t...

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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 ...

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Mar 12, 2013 ... Discover fascinating facts about the life of Marco Polo and his legendary travels to the Far East.

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Marco Polo and His Travels - Silkroad Foundation

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Marco Polo (1254-1324), is probably the most famous Westerner traveled on the ..... But the really important business of Kublai empire was carried by non-stop ...

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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 - Journalist, Explorer - Biography.com

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Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was hosted ... Niccolo and Maffeo were granted important positions in the leader's Court. Marco , too ...

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Dec 11, 2014 ... While Netflix gets ready to launch its original series, 'Marco Polo,' we thought we' d explore the real Marco Polo and decipher the man from the ...

What did Marco Polo do? | Reference.com

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Marco Polo was a Venetian explorer and merchant who traveled extensively in ... He also neglects to mention important facets of Chinese culture such as the ...

Why did Marco Polo want to explore Asia? | Reference.com

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Marco Polo and his family traveled through Asia to bring a letter from the Pope, Christian scholars and oil from the ... Why was the Battle of Hastings important?

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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