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Juvenile Nonfiction - History - Renaissance
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Release Date: April 14, 2020
The famous Renaissance artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci is the twentieth hero in the New York Times bestselling picture book biography series.This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great--the traits that k...
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Author: Roberta Edwards | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
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 th...
Author: S. A. Kramer | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
When Portuguese sailor Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in 1519, he believed he could get to the Spice Islands by sailing west through or around the New World. He was right, but what he didn't know was that the treacherous voyage would take him...
Author: Patricia Brennan Demuth | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: March 01, 2016
Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name--a name that is synonymous with scientific achievement. Born in Pisa, Italy, in the sixteenth century, Galileo contributed to the era's great rebirth of knowledge. H...