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Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions You Can Build Yourself introduces readers to the life, world, and incredible mind of Leonardo da Vinci through hands-on building projects that explore his invention ideas. Most of Leonardo’s inventions were never made in his lifetimethey remained sketches in his famous notebooks. Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions You Can Build Yourself shows you how to bring these ideas to life using common household supplies. Detailed step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and templates for creating each project combine with historical facts and anecdotes, biographies and trivia about the real-life models for each project. Together they give kids a first-hand look into
the amazing mind of one the world’s greatest inventors.
From the Publisher
Nomad Press books bring learning to life in a unique way, promoting independent and interactive learning.
Invent marvelous creations such as these!
• Your very own country • A new kind of board game • A comic book • A video game • A better way of doing a chore
Invention and creation are hallmarks of learning!
From engineering marvels to a new business, innovation is the key to making something new and useful.
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The New York Times Book Review for Amazing Leonardo da Vinci
“Anderson regales us with tales of Leonardo’s brilliant, often mischievous nature, and the nearly unfathomable range of his inventions.”