In the Footsteps of Marco Polo


  • Aug 22 2010 12:48 AM

    John Garrett


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In this Webcast, from the Library of Congress, a panel of scholars discusses the importance of Marco Polo as well as the literature of travelers and missionaries such as Giovanni da Montecorvino, Odoric da Pordenone, Giovanni de'Marignolli and many others. This resource can be used for content-area reading and interdisciplinary projects.

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    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: Literary Analysis, History-Social Science, World History, English-Language Arts


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