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Maffeo polo (1230-1309) was a venetian merchant and explorer who was the brother of niccolo polo and uncle of marco polo biography brothers born in venice around. Marco polo was a venetian explorer and trader he was born on september 15, 1254 and died on january 8/9, 1324 he travelled the continent of asia and wrote the book.
Marco polo facts: the venetian traveler and writer marco polo (ca 1254-ca 1324) left venice for cathay, or china, in 1271, spent 17 years in kublai khan's realm.
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