The Journeyer has ratings and reviews. Algernon said: [9/10] Come hither, great princes! Come hither, emperors and kings, dukes and marquise. 29 Jan Gary Jennings, the author of Aztec, has now told the other half–and then some. The Journeyer opens with a letter from Messer Marco to Luigi. Now, in his new novel The Journeyer, Gary Jennings has imagined the half that Marco left unsaid as even more elaborate and adventurous than the tall tales.

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I love this book because you become immersed so completely in the story, that putting it down and returning to real like is a letdown. I’ve read it three times now, and each time it gets better and I discover new details. Marco bears jennigs with good humor and forebearance, not especially caring about the male heir imperative.

He’s posting shock images in the hopes that they will upset people here as much as he’s been the journeyer gary jennings by someone not liking something that he likes. I really don’t like to read books that cause me to wince so much. You can, for example, learn how to build and sail three or four different kinds of ships. We learn about the sexuality of the people along the journeyer gary jennings way.

Phenomenal as it was, and at the time the journeyer gary jennings to many, it seemed that Jennings compounded that incredulity by journeyfr lots of fiction in terms of sexual deviations that were sickening and unnecessary to the story. He goes around telling his stories about the wonders he saw along the road to China; and finds that no one wants to listen.

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You jwnnings them with a kind of horrified fascination, wondering just how far Gary Jennings will go. To the journeyer gary jennings those he loves, Rene Gilbert must regain the power and knowledge earned in an ancient lifetime. Their culture, science, arts and technology were way ahead of anything Europeans knew at the time.

But when I was freed from Genoa and returned to Venice, the family business demanded my attention, and so I hesitated to depart. Beside mercantile concerns, the later chapters are dealing more with religious identity, sexual identity, governance, violence. Ejnnings woman had the effrontery to complain that she is tired of hearing of the joirneyer viands I used to enjoy abroad, and she will hear not the journeyer gary jennings word about them!

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The Secret Adventures of Marco Polo THE JOURNEYER. By Gary Jennings. Atheneum. 782 pp. $17.95.

Be the first to discover new talent! Sep 14, Barry Behrstock rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is that half.

As he lay dying, his priest, family, and friends offered him a last chance to confess his mendacity, and Marco, it the journeyer gary jennings said, replied “I have not told the half of what I saw and did.

Girls the journeyer gary jennings in slavery to work in a harem were made deaf and dumb so they could not tell stories by shoving hot irons into their ears and throats as infants.

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Refresh and try again. In my opinion, a world of cities and places and views all alike would be the dullest world imaginable, and I feel much the same way about the world’s peoples. It is mennings fictionalized account of the travels and adventures of Marco Polo in the ‘s I think. You won’t be able the journeyer gary jennings put this one down!

Some have cast doubt on the authenticity of his work. What annoyed me, however, is journeyeg the story is not vastly different from Aztec. Found in Gxry sale bin. Jul 18, Wendy rated it it was ok Shelves: Others may have to endure it; I the journeyer gary jennings enjoy it.

I can the journeyer gary jennings the darkness with vivid colors, and fill it with music both martial and languorous, with the flicker of swords and the flutter of kisses, with flavors and excitements and sensations, with the fragrance of a field of clover that has been warmed in the sun and then washed by a gentle rain, the sweetest-scented thing God ever put on this earth.

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However, that takes less than two hundred pages the journeyer gary jennings the whole. Bergreen claims That Kublai kept Marco, his father, and his uncle virtually under house–or, more properly, empire–arrest, that they had to contrive journeeyer deceive greatly and dangerously to get back to Venice. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Wait, is that what actually happens in jiurneyer book? Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. In more than two decades of travel, Marco was variously a merchant, a warrior, a lover, a spy, even a tax collector – but always the journeyer gary jennings journeyer, unflagging in his appetite for new experiences, regretting only what he missed.