Marco Polo

His life and Achievements/Discoveries


He was famous for his venture through Mongol Empire, for his travel of the silk road, and the detailed account from the east that the brought back.

Him his father and uncle went on a legendary trek across Asia.

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Marco Polo's life information

Was born in 1254, in Venice Italy,He traveled a lot with his family, journeying from Europe to Asia from 1271 to 1295,Marco Polo was born in the year 1254 to a wealthy Venetian merchant family,for most of his life he was spent parent less and was raised by an extended family,Marcos mom died when he was a young boy his father and uncle were successful jewel merchants Niccolo and Maffeo Polo much of Marco's life.
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This is were he traveled in his life.
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This is one of the books Marco Polo made.
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Here is another book he has wrote.

Marcos journey with his dad and uncle

He first set off on his journey when he was 17 with his dad and uncle, traveling overland along what later became the silk road.