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...
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Marco Polo (1254-1324), is probably the most famous Westerner traveled on the
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It is very important as he brought the print culture from the east to the west. from
china to Italy and then the whole of Europe.
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A well-known traveler and explorer, Marco Polo headed for China along the Silk
Road in the Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368). The travels of Marco Polo dictated by ...