Who Was Leonardo Da Vinci?
Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines and even helicopters. Yet he had a hard time finishing things, a problem anyone can relate to. Only thirteen paintings are known to be his. Here is an accessible portrait of a fascinating man who lived at a fascinating time, in Italy during the Renaissance. Paperback, 112 pages. For ages 8 to 12.