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The Resource Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen

Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen

Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu
Title
Marco Polo
Title remainder
from Venice to Xanadu
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Bergreen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the thirteenth-century explorer, adventurer, and global traveler follows Marco Polo from his youth in Venice to his journey to Asia and role in the court of Kublai Khan, to his return to Europe, and discusses his influence on the history of his era
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergreen, Laurence
Dewey number
  • 910.4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polo, Marco
  • Explorers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Asia
  • Travel, Medieval
Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-391) and index
Contents
Europa -- The merchants of Venice -- The golden passport -- The apprentice -- The opium eater -- High plains drifters -- The secret history of the Mongols -- Asia -- The universal emperor -- In the service of the Khan -- The struggle for survival -- The general and the queen -- The city of heaven -- The divine wind -- India -- The seeker -- The Mongol princess -- The prodigal son -- The storyteller
Control code
ocn137244730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
415 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400043453
Lccn
2007021860
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)137244730
Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-391) and index
Contents
Europa -- The merchants of Venice -- The golden passport -- The apprentice -- The opium eater -- High plains drifters -- The secret history of the Mongols -- Asia -- The universal emperor -- In the service of the Khan -- The struggle for survival -- The general and the queen -- The city of heaven -- The divine wind -- India -- The seeker -- The Mongol princess -- The prodigal son -- The storyteller
Control code
ocn137244730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
415 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400043453
Lccn
2007021860
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)137244730

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