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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 ...

Marco Polo - Journalist, Explorer - Biography.com

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Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was hosted by Kublai Khan at his palace, Xanadu, and traveled throughout much of Asia. Explore ...

Marco Polo - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Marco Polo, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Marco Polo: Facts, Biography & Travels - Live Science

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Feb 27, 2013 ... The travels of Marco Polo from Venice to Asia opened up a whole new world to Europeans. The story of his journey influenced mapmakers and ...

Marco Polo and the Silk Road – Biography for Kids « - Mr. Nussbaum

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Marco Polo was an Italian explorer. His well-documented travels to China were some of the most influential in world history, and did much to kickstart the ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Marco Polo at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Marco Polo easy with credible ...

Kids Biography: Marco Polo - Ducksters

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Marco Polo was a merchant and explorer who traveled throughout the Far East and China for much of his life. His stories were the basis for what much of Europe  ...

Marco Polo and His Travels - Silkroad Foundation

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Niccolo and Maffeo had established a trading outpost on the island of Curzola, off the coast of Dalmatia; it is not certain whether Marco Polo was born there or in ...

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

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Marco Polo was born in a merchant family in Venice in 1254. His father and uncle often traded into the west coast of Mediterranean Sea. On one fortuitous ...

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 ...

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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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Exploring the Truth: 10 Facts on the Real Marco Polo - Biography.com

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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 ...

Marco Polo | Italian explorer | Britannica.com

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Feb 23, 2016 ... Marco Polo, (born c. 1254, Venice [Italy]—died January 8, 1324, Venice) Venetian merchant and adventurer, who traveled from Europe to Asia ...

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 ...