Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci

by John Cashin

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Overview

Leonardo da Vinci was a great painter of the Italian Renaissance period, known for such iconic works as the Mono Lisa portrait and the Last Supper fresco. Yet Leonardo Was a true Renaissance Man, who made important contributions to human knowledge as a scientist and inventor. He conducted numerous carefully planned experiments, and produced extensive drawings and notes on human anatomy, as well as on fantastic inventions. Leonardo's rich life and numerous accomplishments are detailed in this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422240328
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 08/15/2018
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Leonardo's Early Years in Florence 7

Chapter 2 The Emerging Scientist 21

Chapter 3 The Four Powers 33

Chapter 4 The Disciple of Experience 45

Chapter 5 Rome, City of Disillusion 63

Chapter 6 Final Years in France 75

Chronology 84

Further Reading 89

Internet Resources 90

Series Glossary of Key Terms 91

Index 93

About the Author 96

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