Leonardo da Vinci Term Paper by cee-cee

An overview of Leonardo da Vinci's architectural and engineering designs and inventions.
# 115665 | 1,511 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Aug 08, 2009 in Engineering (General) , Architecture (General)

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The paper relates that Leonardo da Vinci was an inventor, artist, writer, and engineer, who created a vast array of inventions and ideas that are still being studied and completed today. The paper discusses how he designed buildings, bridges, weapons of war, flying machines and watercraft. According to the paper, da Vinci's inventions indicate that he was a man with a mind far ahead of his time.

Sample of Sources Used:

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