Title:The Journey of William of Rubruck to the Eastern Parts of the World 1253-55: With Two Accounts of the Earlier Journey of Joh of Pain De Carpine
Author:W. W. Rockhill
Publisher:Asian Educational Service
Remarks:Bibliography and Index.
Size:145 x 225 mm
The author, a priest, traveled in the time when the crusades were taking place, and Europe was reeling under the earlier Mongol on slaught. This was just a couple of decades before the journey of Marco Polo.