History Bites

Season 5 Episode 8

Marco & Nick's Excellent Adventure

Aired Weekdays 7:00 AM Jun 12, 2004 on The History Channel

Episode Recap

Marco Polo's book about his adventures across Asia and the court of the Kublai Khan was a huge hit across Europe. So this hot author guests on Letterman to defend his work against claims that it's fabrication and exaggeration. Then Marta Stewart drops by to demonstrate her recipe for Mongol beverages.