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Animals Marco Polo saw : an adventure on the Silk Road

Author: Sandra Markle; Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2009.
Series: Explorers series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the travels of Marco Polo and the exotic animals that he saw along the way.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Marco Polo; Marco Polo; Marco Polo; Marco Polo
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Markle; Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini
ISBN: 9780811850513 081185051X
OCLC Number: 190842629
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 35 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The first travel guide --
Dreams of adventure --
On a mission for Kublai Khan --
The adventure begins --
Attacked! --
Turning point --
Follow the Silk Road --
Time-out --
To the roof of the world --
Across the desert of no return --
Across a sea of grass --
Visiting the Great Khan --
Going home --
A world changed forever.
Series Title: Explorers series.
Responsibility: by Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini.
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Brings to life the amazing, exotic animals Marco Polo encountered during his explorations in Asia, how the animals sometimes affected the outcome of the journey, and even helped the explorer survive.  Read more...

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-10-06) Good Permalink

     Easy to read biography of Marco Polo?s life. Focuses on his travels with his father and brother.  Types of animals he encountered is really a side-note to this book.  Interesting facts and great drawings accompany the text.  Good intermediate level book.

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