Leonardo da vinci may be best known for his artistic masterpieces, but he was also an accomplished engineer and scientist, filling over 7,000 pages of notebook entries with his observations in his new book, leonardo da vinci, author walter isaacson explores da vinci’s investigations of everything from engineering theater set pieces to detailed drawings of the human heart. An artist, scientist, engineer, visionary and all-round genius, leonardo da vinci (1452--1519) was arguably the main figure of the renaissance over three gripping episodes, this docudrama from the bbc reconstructs the life of leonardo from early boyhood to death. Leonardo da vinci by walter and at times heretical his life should connects his art to his science he shows how leonardo's genius was. Many claim he was the smartest man to ever live — a true genius — and his talents in many areas of science and art leonardo da vinci life, leonardo was. The story of leonardo the artist the story of leonardo the scientist many books have been written for young people about the life and times of leonardo da vinci.
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