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The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior: The Intersecting Lives of Da Vinci, Machiavelli, and Borgia and the World They Shaped

The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior: The Intersecting Lives of Da Vinci, Machiavelli, and Borgia and the World They Shaped

by Paul Strathern

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780553807523
Pages: 480
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 12 Mb
Date posting: 2021-05-05
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The Renaissance was a child of many fathers?none more important than the three iconic figures whose intersecting lives provide the basis for this astonishing work of narrative history: Leonardo Da Vinci, Niccolo Machiavelli and Cesar Borgia. Each could not have been more different. They would meet only for a short time in 1502 but the events that transpired, would significantly alter their perceptions?and the course of Western history. In 1502, Italy was riven by conflict, with ...