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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marco_Polo

Marco Polo was a Venetian merchant, explorer, and writer. His travels are recorded in Livres ... Marco Polo was not the first European to reach China (see Europeans in .... An authoritative version of Marco Polo's book does not and cannot exist, for the ... Kublai Khan requested that an envoy bring him back oil of the lamp in ...

blog.europeana.eu/2014/01/marco-polo-the-man-who-brought-china-to-europe

Jan 9, 2014 ... It was Marco Polo's book of his travels that introduced Europeans to China and Central Asia. ... For example, Marco Polo brought back the idea of paper money and some think his ... Did you know that Marco Polo sometimes confused the animals he encountered in ... tags: Asia China geography Italy maps ...

www.culinarylore.com/food-history:marco-polo-and-chinese-pasta

Mar 28, 2012 ... Did Marco Polo Really Bring Noodles back to Italy from China? ... To be more specific, the legend is that he brought back macaroni, which is ...

www.reference.com/history/did-marco-polo-bring-back-china-fb192cb0f6b6daf8

The most significant and enduring things Marco Polo brought back from China were information and inspiration. During his travels in the East, Polo saw many ...

recipes.howstuffworks.com/marco-polo-pasta.htm

Some believe that Marco Polo brought pasta from China to Italy. Learn if Marco Polo was the pasta pioneer and where these dry noodles really originated.

www.livescience.com/27513-marco-polo.html

Aug 29, 2017 ... The travels of Marco Polo from Venice to Asia opened up a whole new world to Europeans ... However, most experts agree that he did indeed make the journey. ... Khan wanted the pope to send the Polo brothers back to Beijing .... In 2011, Italy objected when a museum dedicated to Polo in the Chinese city ...

sites.google.com/a/umn.edu/historpedia/home/interaction-exchange/marco-polo-s-effects-on-the-east-and-the-west-fall-2012

Although Polo was not able to bring much westernization to China himself, he invoked ... Marco Polo, in fact, did not bring tea back with him from his expedition.

www.history.com/news/history-lists/11-things-you-may-not-know-about-marco-polo

Mar 12, 2013 ... Discover fascinating facts about the life of Marco Polo and his ... del Carpini reached China in the 1240s—over 20 years before Polo left ... A few months before Marco Polo was born in 1254, his father Niccolo and uncle Maffeo left Italy ... Even on his deathbed he is said to have remarked, “I did not tell half ...

www.pbs.org/food/the-history-kitchen/uncover-the-history-of-pasta

Jul 26, 2012 ... In his book, “The Travels of Marco Polo,” there is a passage that briefly mentions his ... makes it very unlikely that Marco Polo was the first to introduce pasta to Italy . Noodles existed in Asia long before Polo's trip to China. ... Early Spanish settlers were among the first to bring pasta to America. ..... Back to Top ...