Thus, according to the request of Khan, they had to escort the Mongol princess to Persia for her wedding celebration to be allowed to leave Cathay. In 1295, after the wedding celebration, they returned their hometown when Venice had a fierce combat with Genoa. After being defeated, Polo was caught in a prison and met Rustichello of Pisa. Marco Polo told him about his expeditions through Asia lasted 24 years, so Rustichello determined in writing a book: The Description of The World. Immediately, the book became prominent after being released and the renown of Polo spread quickly.
It enabled widespread global communication with the diverse and different nations ruled by the Mongols and led different cultures to blend. Mongols promoted peace and stability during the Pax Mongolica and wanted an empire that can prosper in trading. They created networks of safe and protected trade routes all around Asia and Europe. Indeed, unprecedented contact between East and West was one of the most important Mongol contributions (Rossabi 2012). Commodities such as gunpowder, mechanical printing and silk were exchanged and entered east while artistic and scientific ideas like historical, geographical, astronomical, agricultural, medical knowledge traveled east to west and
In this paper you will learn about Crispus Attucks’ childhood, how he impacted the world, and other interesting facts. In this paragraph you will learn about Crispus Attucks childhood and family was very important to his life you. First, Crispus was born a slave but then escaped from his master. After that, Crispus then ran away he spent the next two decades on a trading ship and whale vessels. Lastly, Crispus Attucks parents are Prince Yonger and Nancy Attucks.
I think this would work over all methods because whenever those are used on the M100, crowding conditions seem to be handled better due the ample amount of seating on board. This allows the M100 to keep its local service to meet its riders’ needs, while increasing its capacity. It also allows for Kingsbridge to keep its articulated fleet in the Bronx where demand on those routes is higher. If the extra buses are ordered, it also allows for the MTA to send the spare 65 standard buses to other depots that may need them for an increase in service or keep them available in the Bronx in case they are needed on other bus routes. Not only will M100 passengers reap benefits of better service, they will get buses with wifi, USB outlets, and digital display screens.
Marco polo was an important person for many reasons. Marco Polo explored across Asia through China visiting the Kublai Khan in Beijing. Marco Polo was gone for twenty four years, thinking he would come home in three. He encountered many harsh difficulties throughout his voyage and exchanged many ideas with the people he met. Marco Polo’s exploration was groundbreaking in many ways.
Name：Eric Gonzalez From：USA Occupation：Global Adventurer & Writer Introduction: Eric Gonzalez read Marco Polo’s adventures as a child, which made him curious about the world. Before moving to Guangzhou, he traveled the world as a backpacker, hitchhiking across the world and visiting more than 20 countries, starting from Cambodia, then going through Thailand, to India, Turkey, France, the USA and everything In-between until he finally arrived in China and stopped In Guangzhou, the starting point of the ancient maritime silk road. Stories of the old Silk Road fill my childhood memories: Marco Polo and his adventure from Italy to China and back. Pictures of great ships crossing the oceans and great caravans crossing the world in search of new
The silk road was helpful to the people in china, central asia, Africa, and India/all the way to Rome and beyond because of the trade routes the silk road was able to have the right resources to make it successful and helpful to others who trade. Transition + Your own original Reason, Detail, or Fact For example, where the trade routes went across most of the whole entire world. For, trading horses, orange seeds, grape seeds, or anything popular or needed during their time made the trade routes easier so they wouldn’t have to travel all the way to go trade and get what they had needed. One supporting Example or Evidence from text or source document To explain, in the article “The Silk Road” it says, the silk road has been an important part of success domestication of the camel which was an animal that could carry heavy loads over
Now married and father of six sons, da Gamma settle down for retirement and a beautiful family life. He was named Count of Vidigueira in 1519 and maintained contact with King Manuel. After Manuel’s death however, “da Gama was asked to return to India, in an effort to contend with the growing corruption from Portuguese officials in the country” according to bio.com ‘http://www.biography.com/people/vasco-da-gama-9305736#later-years’. In 1524, he was named da Gamma Portuguese viceroy in India. Arriving in Cochin, he fell sick and died shortly after on December 1524 and his body was brought back to Portugal for burial in 1539.
Polo was known as best known long distance traveler during the Mongol time. Polo and his father traded by legal traders who wanted to trade silk and precious stones. When he was seventeen years old he travelled to China around 1271, along with his father and uncle, and had explored about 20 countries and amongst the places he explored was India and he remained in China for 17 years working aside Kublai Khan the grandson of Genghis Khan. Because of his lack of intellect when he was arrested he would create a story telling narrative to entertain his audience. This audience is believed to be his sell mates, and through one of the cell mates whom had written down the stories, and the result of this came to be known as the travels of Marco Polo.
It facilitated the quick transportation of raw materials as well as finished goods from coast to coast. Trade with China became much easier; ships could travel straight to California and then the goods could be transported across the United States. Families that wanted to move west now had an easier, safer way of travel. Railroads carried people, therefore contributing to the development of the West. Railroads helped shape and grow cities and towns.