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the travels of marco polo wikipedia - book of the marvels of the world french livre des merveilles du monde or description of the world devisement du monde in italian il milione the million or oriente poliano and in english commonly called the travels of marco polo is a 13th century travelogue written down by rustichello da pisa from stories told by marco polo describing polo s travels through asia between 1271 and 1295, the book of ser marco polo the venetian concerning the - the book of ser marco polo the venetian concerning the kingdoms and marvels of the east henri cordier marco polo henry yule on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers this is a reproduction of a book published before 1923 this book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, marco polo in china 1271 1295 - primary source readings from the book of ser marco polo the venetian concerning kingdoms and marvels of the east note dr sue gronewald a specialist in chinese history was the consultant for this section these selections edited by dr gronewald are from the book of ser marco polo the venetian concerning kingdoms and marvels of the east volumes 1 and 2 translated and edited by, marco polo wikip dia a enciclop dia livre - marco polo retornou a veneza em 1295 trazendo consigo uma fortuna sob a forma de gemas naquela poca veneza encontrava se em guerra com a rep blica de g nova 31 marco equipou uma gal com trabucos com o fim dese juntar guerra 32 ter sido capturado pelos genoveses provavelmente em 1296 em uma escaramu a perto da costa da anat lia entre adana e o golfo de skenderun 33, kublai khan in battle 1287 eyewitness to history - nicolo polo and his brother maffeo were venetian merchants and the equivalent of today s entrepreneurs in 1260 the brothers traveled overland to the mongol capital and remained in the khan s court until their return to venice in 1269 in 1271 the merchants again made the hazardous journey to, marco polo wikip dia - marco polo est n le 15 septembre 1254 dans la r publique de venise tr s probablement venise mais le lieu exact de sa naissance n est pas connu avec pr cision et fait l objet de discussion surtout de la part de quelques historiens croates qui consid rent que l le de curzola est le lieu de naissance du v nitien par ailleurs m me parmi les historiens croates certains estiment, battle of curzola kor ula 7 september 1298 weapons - the greatest naval battle fought between genoa and venice at war with venice since 1294 the genoese sent an armada of more than 90 galleys into the adriatic in the summer of 1298 under the command of lamba doria the armada was missing some galleys because of a storm and most of the fleet proceeded, 249 title fra mauro s mappamundi date 1457 1459 author - fra mauro mappamundi detail india and taprobana for the representation of china a great deal has been extracted from marco polo s narrative as for the catalan atlas fra mauro s delineation however differs from that of the latter in two respects the coast of china is broken by several long and narrow gulfs which upon inspection are seen to be merely over emphasized estuaries or, fra mauro map wikipedia - the fra mauro map considered the greatest memorial of medieval cartography is a map of the world made around 1450 by the italian cartographer fra mauro it is a circular planisphere drawn on parchment and set in a wooden frame that measures over two by two meters it includes asia the indian ocean africa europe and the atlantic it is oriented with south at the top, campiello naples restaurant naples fl opentable - 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