Leonardo's Machines

Leonardo's Machines

Da Vinci's Inventions Revealed

Book - 2006
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Baker & Taylor
For the first time, a unique and indispensable volume provides insight into the true secrets and inventions held within da Vinci's infamous works. Armored ships and machines emerge fully equipped and functional in stunning three-dimensional, computer-generated art works from da Vinci's own descriptions and drawings. A fascinating in-depth discussion of da Vinci's work and inventions accompanies these illustrations, original sketches, and a chronology of inventions. A remarkable reference for history, technology, or art lovers!

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Presents diagrams of inventions from the drawings in Leonardo da Vinci's original notebooks, categorizing them into flying, war, and hydraulic machines and detailing how each invention would work.

Publisher: Newton Abbot [England] : David and Charles, 2006
ISBN: 9780715324448
Branch Call Number: 609 Leona -L
Characteristics: 239 p. : ill. (some col.)
Additional Contributors: Zanon, Edoardo
Taddei, Mario


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