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Shipwreck from Kublai Khan’s invading fleet found

Pieces of a ship found off the coast of Takashima Island may belong to Kublai Khan's invading fleet, who attempted to invade Japan 700 years ago. Numerous artifacts have been recovered from the seabed from wrecks of fleets dispatched in 1274 and 1281 to invade Japan. In both invasion attempts, battles were

Kublai Khan’s Xanadu excavated

Kublai Khan's Shangdu, which Marco Polo called Xanadu, has been excavated, revealing many new finds. "The most exciting findings are the layout of a moat in front of the Mingde Gate to the royal capital and the highest building of Muqingge," said Yang Xingyu, a senior archeologist with the Inner Mongolia