Table of contents for Marco Polo : from Venice to Xanadu / by Laurence Bergreen.

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CONTENTS
Prologue: The Commander 7
BOOK I: EUROPA
Chapter 1: The Merchants of Venice 16
Chapter 2: The Golden Passport 46
Chapter 3: The Apprentice 63 
Chapter 4: The Opium Eater 86
Chapter 5: High Plains Drifters 111
Chapter 6: The Secret History of the Mongols 137
BOOK II: ASIA
Chapter 7: The Universal Emperor 180
Chapter 8: In the Service of the Khan 207 
Chapter 9: The Struggle for Survival 245
Chapter 10: The General and the Queen 276
Chapter 11: The City of Heaven 302
Chapter 12: The Divine Wind 333
BOOK III: INDIA
Chapter 13: The Seeker 385
Chapter 14: The Mongol Princess 429
Chapter 15: The Prodigal Son 456
Epilogue: The Storyteller 498
Acknowledgments 525 
Notes on Sources 530
Bibliography 
Index 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Polo, Marco, 1254-1323? -- Travel.
Explorers -- Italy -- Biography.
Voyages and travels.
Asia -- Description and travel.
Travel, Medieval.