The Resource Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen, (electronic resource)

Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen, (electronic resource)

Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu
Title
Marco Polo
Title remainder
from Venice to Xanadu
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Bergreen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the thirteenth-century explorer, adventurer, and global traveler follows Marco Polo from his youth in Venice to his journey to Asia and role in the court of Kublai Khan, to his return to Europe, and discusses his influence on the history of his era
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergreen, Laurence
Dewey number
915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
G370.P9
LC item number
B37 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polo, Marco
  • Polo, Marco
  • Polo, Marco
  • Explorers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Asia
  • Asien
Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D72577B0-E8EA-4400-BD5A-A4845C52F3D0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-391) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 4. The
  • opium eater
  • 5.
  • High plains drifters
  • 6. The
  • secret history of the Mongols
  • Book 2 : Asia
  • 7. The
  • universal emperor
  • 8.
  • Prologue : The Commander
  • In the service of the Khan
  • 9. The
  • struggle for survival
  • 10. The
  • general and the queen
  • 11. The
  • city of heaven
  • 12. The
  • divine wind
  • Book 3 : India
  • Book 1 : Europa
  • 13. The
  • seeker
  • 14. The
  • Mongol princess
  • 15. The
  • prodigal son
  • Epilogue : The storyteller
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on sources
  • Select bibliography
  • 1. The
  • Index
  • merchants of Venice
  • 2. The
  • golden passport
  • 3. The
  • apprentice
Control code
ocn669067078
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (415 p., [24] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307267696
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669067078
Label
Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu, Laurence Bergreen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D72577B0-E8EA-4400-BD5A-A4845C52F3D0
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-391) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 4. The
  • opium eater
  • 5.
  • High plains drifters
  • 6. The
  • secret history of the Mongols
  • Book 2 : Asia
  • 7. The
  • universal emperor
  • 8.
  • Prologue : The Commander
  • In the service of the Khan
  • 9. The
  • struggle for survival
  • 10. The
  • general and the queen
  • 11. The
  • city of heaven
  • 12. The
  • divine wind
  • Book 3 : India
  • Book 1 : Europa
  • 13. The
  • seeker
  • 14. The
  • Mongol princess
  • 15. The
  • prodigal son
  • Epilogue : The storyteller
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on sources
  • Select bibliography
  • 1. The
  • Index
  • merchants of Venice
  • 2. The
  • golden passport
  • 3. The
  • apprentice
Control code
ocn669067078
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (415 p., [24] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307267696
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669067078

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