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The Resource Who was Marco Polo?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Who was Marco Polo?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Label
Who was Marco Polo?
Title
Who was Marco Polo?
Statement of responsibility
by Joan Holub ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Title variation
Marco Polo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the famous explorer, Marco Polo
Member of
Summary
Introduces young readers to the world traveler who wrote about his many experiences while journeying from the medieval city of Venice to the fabled kingdom of the great Kublai Khan
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
199531
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holub, Joan
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • RL: 3.0
  • 009-012
LC call number
G370.P9
LC item number
H58 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Who was-- ?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polo, Marco
  • Explorers
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Asia
  • Polo, Marco
  • Explorers
  • Asia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Who was Marco Polo?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip074/2006038243.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Contents
Who was Marco Polo? -- A family of merchants -- Marco leaves home -- The long trip to China -- The great Kublai Khan -- Marco works for the Khan -- Fierce Mongol warriors -- Trapped -- Delievering the princess bride -- Home again -- The famous book -- Were Marco's stories true?
Control code
2006038243
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448445403
Lccn
2006038243
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Who was Marco Polo?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip074/2006038243.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Contents
Who was Marco Polo? -- A family of merchants -- Marco leaves home -- The long trip to China -- The great Kublai Khan -- Marco works for the Khan -- Fierce Mongol warriors -- Trapped -- Delievering the princess bride -- Home again -- The famous book -- Were Marco's stories true?
Control code
2006038243
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448445403
Lccn
2006038243
Other physical details
ill., maps

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