Marco Polo Research Paper

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Marco polo the greatest explorer ever the world's greatest explorer was Marco Polo. Known for his travels to China, the book he wrote about his expeditions, The Travels of Marco Polo, and his sharing of Asian Spices, marked him as a great influence in the13th century and beyond. Despite his enduring fame, very little was known about the personal life of Marco Polo.Marco Polo explored most of Asia and some of the Middle East. Marco Polo didn't travel alone, he had his father and uncle with him. They Traveled for 24 years before they went back home. They went thru refers to that are unknown in our map. He explored all of Asia So Marco and his father and uncle made a lot of friends with Kings for protection. Their protection was the main thing …show more content…
Opening up all different kinds of opportunities that other explorers just didn't have He established other explorers like Christopher Columbus, he brought back paramount products that are bought and sold such as pasta, herbs, spices and even the compass But his greatest revelation is finding a safe route to the Orient. Marco polo was most ken for his great travels and stories he told of archaic china Marco polo's greatest thing was the route to the Orient in his book he includes Marco Polo’s book old of his dangerous and exhausting encounters with fierce mountain ranges, death-defying avalanches, debilitating sandstorms, wicked floods and torrential rain storms. the Travels of Marco Polo, commanded or spoke so someone copied down what was said by him, described Chinese politics,and the process of people making, selling, and buying things, and culture in detail, which greatly awakened and stimulated the desire of westerner to go to China and had a great effect on the westerners to go to china. Clever Marco Polo quickly learned Mongolian, Chinese and became familiar with the Chinese Customs. he became a friend of Kublai …show more content…
In 1295, they clear and definitely reached Venice by sea via the Sea and Constantinople. The information about China and some Asian states they brought back, awakened/stimulated great interest among the Venetians. In 1298 AD, Marco Polo joined in the war between Venice and Genoa.Very unfortunately he was now under different control and put into a Genoese prison, where he met an writer, Simple Hello da Pisa. The writer recorded the story of his travels , well-kenned as The travels of Marco Polo. All these amazing great things that were completed stopped me from picking the other explorers because he opened doors for so many other people and wrote a book that became famous the other explores also did great things but in my opinion not as great as marco polo also because marco polo just went over in beyond in order to be the best explorer in conclusion marco polo was an amazing explorer that to this day is learned about and admired for all the new things he taught and brought to europe his amazing stories and adventures that helped this world progress get better with the silk road and just ways to trade traveling all through china this is why marco polo is the greatest explorer of all

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