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In the footsteps of Marco Polo

being the account of a journey overland from Simla to Peking

by Clarence Dalrymple Bruce

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Published by W. Blackwood and sons in Edinburgh and London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Asia, Central
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Description and travel,
    • Asia, Central -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Major Clarence Dalrymple Bruce. With illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS710 .B9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 379, [1] p. incl. plan, tables.
      Number of Pages379
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6996872M
      LC Control Number08014848
      OCLC/WorldCa745319

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      Now we, too, can follow in the footsteps of Marco Polo, with guides as vividly exciting and engaging as Marco himself. With both their film and this book Denis and Francis have recreated what Joseph Campbell would have applauded as 'The Hero's Journey.' Come take it yourself and you'll never turn back." - Bill Moyers. In the Footsteps of Marco Polo: A Twentieth Century Odyssey by Harry. Rutstein See more like this.

      Jul 13,  · In the Footsteps of Marco Polo chronicles the journey of two ordinary guys as they set out to follow Polo's historic route. Equal parts travelogue, adventure story, history trek and buddy movie. How Marco Polo Went to China Marco Polo was born in Venice in the year His father, Nicolo, and his uncle, Maffeo, were merchants who had seats in the great council and were enrolled with the noblemen of Venice. Marco also had another uncle who lived in Constantinople and Crimea and was engaged in commerce.


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May 13,  · With Polo's book, The Travels of Marco Polo, as their guide, they journeyed over 25, miles becoming the first to retrace his entire path by land and sea without resorting to /5(26).

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARCO POLO is one of the most fascinating pieces of nonfiction I've ever read. It seamlessly combines ancient history with current events and a splash of witty narraration and dialogue. You can't help but be intrigued as Belliveau and O'Donnel take you on the journey that's once-in-a-lifetime.

Brilliant /5. Mar 16,  · IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARCO POLO chronicles the journey of two ordinary guys as they set out to follow Polos historic route. Equal parts travelogue, adventure story, history trek and buddy movie, the film weaves footage from the duos often perilous voyage with Marco Polos descriptions and experiences/5(63).

To their astonishment, his descriptions of places and races of people, and their customs, were proved true at every coopsifas.com the Footsteps of Marco Polo, an extraordinary travel book put together by photographer and cameraman Denis Belliveau and lecturer Francis O¿Donnell, documents a fascinating journey that already has provided the material for a public television series/5(4).

Two NY buds take on the difficult task of retracing Marco Polo's travels over the course of two years. Armed only with money, books of Polo's accounts and sponsors, Fran and Denis start from Venice and make the seemingly impossible journey retracing the travels along /5(62).

Mar 01,  · In The Footsteps of Marco Polo exemplifies and defines our members and is a rich and entertaining adventure. In the words of Ralph Waldo Emerson, 'do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.'4/5.

With Polo's book, The Travels of Marco Polo, as their guide, they journeyed over 25, miles becoming the first to retrace his entire path by land and sea without resorting to helicopters or 4/5(5). The Marco Polo Odyssey tracks the fantastic journey of an intrepid adventurer who spent ten years following the 13, mile overland route of Marco Polo from Venice to Israel, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and finally crossing China to Beijing/5.

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARCO POLO chronicles the journey of two ordinary guys – Denis Belliveau and Francis O’Donnell – as they set out to follow Polo’s historic route.

In the Footsteps of Marco Polo. The Foundation for Historical Exploration is a nonprofit educational organization devoted to the design and implementation of live talks and inspirational curricula activities based on historic expeditions that have been replicated in modern times.

In the Footsteps of Marco Polo chronicles the journey of two ordinary guys as they set out to follow Polo's historic route/5(61). In The Footsteps of Marco Polo begins by discussing how in the 13th century A.D., a book was written "that would change the course of history"—the author was Marco Polo, who wrote about his travels in China, Persia, Tatarstan and coopsifas.comed by: Denis Belliveau, Francis O’Donnell.

Dec 01,  · In Denis Belliveau and Francis O'Donnell's new travelogue/photographic essay, In the Footsteps of Marco Polo, we are given stunning proof of Marco Polo's essential veracity, for the geographic realities and enduring ethnographic facts overwhelm any doubt.

The illustrated chronicle of the authors' two - year, 25, - mile, 20 - country expedition in Marco's footsteps surpasses in sheer.

In the Footsteps of Marco Polo Special | 1h 26m 45s Denis Belliveau and Francis O’Donnell took a wild idea - retrace Marco Polo’s entire 25,mile, land-and-sea route from Venice to China and. In the Footsteps of Marco Polo () is a PBS documentary about two friends (Denis Belliveau and Francis O'Donnell) who conceived of the ultimate road trip to retrace Marco Polo's journey from Venice to China via land and coopsifas.com for: The Travels of Marco Polo.

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARCO POLO, premiering on public television beginning Novemberchronicles the journey of two ordinary guys - Belliveau, at the time a wedding photographer, and O'Donnell, an artist and former Marine - as they set out to follow Polo's historic route.

Equal parts travelogue, adventure story, history trek and buddy movie, the minute film weaves footage from the. Now we, too, can follow in the footsteps of Marco Polo, with guides as vividly exciting and engaging as Marco himself. With both their film and this book Denis and Francis have recreated what Joseph Campbell would have applauded as 'The Hero's Journey.'.

Mar 01,  · Fasten your seatbelts-this book is an epic and wild ride. -- John Fusco, creator of the original Netflix series "Marco Polo" In the Footsteps of Marco Polo is an armchair explorer's dream, brimming with stories of exploration and heroic figures/5(99). In the Footsteps of Marco Polo Special | 1h 27m 18s Denis Belliveau and Francis O’Donnell took a wild idea - retrace Marco Polo’s entire 25,mile, land-and-sea route from Venice to China and.

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