Marco Polo

Explorer Of The Century

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Marco Polo & His Accomplishments

Marco Polo was an Italian explorer who was appointed as commissioner in the Mongol Government Kublai Khan. Marco wrote descriptions of the Asian trading network, Cambuluc, the Khan's city, and his observations of the Khan and his territories. When they reached Europe, these descriptions made a new generation of explorers. Without Marco the age of exploration might not have happened