National Geographic : 1928 Nov
tntiotograpn from trot. Uavi( IVI. KoDlnson THE "LEANING TOWER" OF SOOCHOW The Tiger Hill Pagoda was one of the wonders of the city whose wealth was so great that Marco opined that "if the men had but the spirit of soldiers they would conquer the world" (see text, page 558). Photograph by Dr. Camillo Schneider A ROAD THATHAS NEVER KNOWN AWHEEL There are many more likeitinYiinnan Province. Marco traveled this in chairs borne by porters.Inisolated Yiinnan the Venetian came upon Nestorian Christians, weird"devil dancers," and strange tribal customs.