Marco Polo: Explorer of China
Who spent over twenty years exploring China? Marco Polo did. Born in Venice, Italy, Marco Polo left when he was seventeen to explore China. He became friends with Kublai Khan and became his messenger. Readers will learn about the exciting things Marco saw while in China.
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Growing Up in Venice
A Teenage Traveler
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