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The Resource Marco Polo : a photographer's journey, Michael Yamashita ; [historical introductions by Gianni Guadalupi]

Marco Polo : a photographer's journey, Michael Yamashita ; [historical introductions by Gianni Guadalupi]

Label
Marco Polo : a photographer's journey
Title
Marco Polo
Title remainder
a photographer's journey
Statement of responsibility
Michael Yamashita ; [historical introductions by Gianni Guadalupi]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Award-winning National Geographic photographer Michael Yamashita recreates Marco Polo's fabled journey, documenting his own adventures in 500 photographs. Beginning at Venice's Grand Canal, he travels through Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, and along the legendary Silk Road to China, returning via coastal Sumatra, Sri Lanka, and India. This trimmer edition of the 2002 bestseller retains the historical introduction and fascinating Polo-era maps and artwork.--From publisher description
Cataloging source
AU@
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
TR790
LC item number
.Y38 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Marco Polo : a photographer's journey, Michael Yamashita ; [historical introductions by Gianni Guadalupi]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
At head of title: National Geographic
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 534)
Contents
Preface / by Michael Yamashita -- Historical introduction: Travels and adventures of Messer Milione / by Gianni Guadalupi -- From Venice to China -- Marco Polo in China -- The return journey -- Epilogue
Control code
722076920
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
New extended ed.
Extent
535 p.
Isbn
9788854405875
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • ocn722076920
  • (OCoLC)722076920
Label
Marco Polo : a photographer's journey, Michael Yamashita ; [historical introductions by Gianni Guadalupi]
Publication
Note
At head of title: National Geographic
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 534)
Contents
Preface / by Michael Yamashita -- Historical introduction: Travels and adventures of Messer Milione / by Gianni Guadalupi -- From Venice to China -- Marco Polo in China -- The return journey -- Epilogue
Control code
722076920
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
New extended ed.
Extent
535 p.
Isbn
9788854405875
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • ocn722076920
  • (OCoLC)722076920

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