×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East
     

The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East

by Marco Polo, George B. Banks (Editor)
 

See All Formats & Editions

Marco Polo (c.1254-1324) was an Italian merchant traveler from the Republic of Venice whose travels are recorded in Livres des merveilles du monde, a book which did much to introduce Europeans to Central Asia and China. With his father and uncle, Niccolò and Maffeo, he traveled on an epic journey through Asia and returned after 24 years to find Venice at war

Overview

Marco Polo (c.1254-1324) was an Italian merchant traveler from the Republic of Venice whose travels are recorded in Livres des merveilles du monde, a book which did much to introduce Europeans to Central Asia and China. With his father and uncle, Niccolò and Maffeo, he traveled on an epic journey through Asia and returned after 24 years to find Venice at war with Genoa. Imprisoned on his return, Marco was imprisoned and dictated his stories to a cellmate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781479414550
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Publication date:
09/01/2013
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.96(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews