Marco Polo: 13th Century Italian Trader

John Riddle (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422289709

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Trader Marco Polo was one of the first Europeans to travel to China, staying away from his homeland in Italy for 24 years before returning. After he came back to Italy, Marco wrote of his travels and adventures in East Asia in his book, Il Milione, sharing his tales with other Europeans. Polo changed the way Europeans saw the world by opening their eyes to the wonderful culture and people of China. Learn the story of one of the worlds most famous explorers and traders in Marco Polo: 13th-Century Italian Trader.

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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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Biographies Geography
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Ages 9-12
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4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
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Social Studies
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English (US)
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Non-Fiction
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