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!
Baker & Taylor 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.