Doug and Tony are transported to 1287 and are captured by the Mongol Batu that tortures Tony trying to discover the breach in the walls of Marco Polo's fort. However, Doug manages to escape bringing Tony and is helped by Marco Polo and his men. Tony is nursed by Sarita, the daughter of Kubla Kahn, and they fall in love for each other. However Batu wants to get married with Sarita to unite Mongolia and conquer Asia and Europe. Doug and Tony help Marco Polo to produce bombs and protect the fort.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
Historical characters in this episode: 1. Marco Polo (Italian explorer. 2. Batu Khan (grandsonof GenghisKhan). 3 Genghis Khan (referenced) See more
Doug Phillips calls Marco Polo "...the first European to explore the Orient..." On Polo's famous trip east, he accompanied his father and uncle, who had already been to China and met Kublai Khan before him. The difference, of course, is that Marco dictated a memoir of his trip while his elders did not. See more
Edited from Taras Bulba