An Italian explorer of the late thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries; one of the first Europeans to travel across Asia. He visited the court of Kublai Khan (see “Kubla Khan” under “Literature in English”), the Mongol ruler of China, and became a government official in China. His account of his travels was distributed after his return to Italy.
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He has picked pre-primary brawls with Christie, Perry, and Marco Rubio.
The freed hostages streamed into the airport, their white polo shirts and pleated dresses stained with blood.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Harry was in Oman for a charity polo match earlier this week, the Sentebale Polo Cup.Harry Chats With Ginger Spice Geri At F1 In Abu Dhabi|Tom Sykes|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The law is co-sponsored by presidential hopeful Marco Rubio and…Mitch McConnell.
After four years, two trials, an adoption, and multiple jury scandals, polo mogul John Goodman was found guilty of manslaughter.Money, Murder, and Adoption: The Wild Trial of the Polo King|Jacqui Goddard|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Marco's" reply conclusively proved his possession of a Christian spirit.
While there the King divided his time between the polo grounds and the public hospital.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
Why back two years ago, I used to visit old Polo Garrett, who had the concession in the menagerie tent, just to get cussed out.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
He bowed gravely and continued to watch the polo with that marvellously youthful interest which was his.With Edged Tools|Henry Seton Merriman
If I can persuade him to store his autos and lay up his yacht and sell off his polo ponies—I'll try it, anyhow.The Wreckers|Francis Lynde