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ರ Becoming Leonardo: An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci list ೃ Kindle Author Mike Lankford ೨ ರ Becoming Leonardo: An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci list ೃ Kindle Author Mike Lankford ೨ A WALL STREET JOURNAL BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF 2017I foundMr Lankfordswriting thought provoking and Mr Isaacsons thought stifling Mr.Lankford proposes a great many insightsWith immediacy and grace, Becoming Leonardo starts on a high note and gets better to the very end WALL STREET JOURNALMike Lankford offers a compelling tour dhorizonof Leonardos life and work, using the known facts as jumping off points for tantalizing but still level headed speculations and reconstructions In challenging old clichs and assumptions, and assessing the ambiguous evidence from fresh new angles, he paints one of the most intimate and clear sighted portraits were likely to have of such an elusive artist.Ross King, author of Brunelleschis DomeWith scholarly research and a novelists ability to zoom in and paint a truly intimate portrait of one of the greatest creators in human history, Becoming Leonardodoes what historians long to do, and novelists often struggle to achieve A book that has the pace, elegance, and authorial omnipresence of a novel, but which will enlighten, rather than annoy, the astute historian.Noah Charney, best selling author of The Art of ForgeryFun and enlighteningLankfords unconventional approach provides for a deeper appreciation of a genius PUBLISHERS WEEKLYLankford, while steeped in historical resources, dates, and places, doesnt get bogged down in dry recitations of facts hes always trying to get at da Vinci the man..What comes throughare da Vincis humanity, foibles, and imperfections alongside his gifts SANTA BARBARA INDEPENDENTMany books have been written on the life of Leonardo da VinciBut no one has probed his soul and speculated so profoundly about his actions quite the way Mike Lankford doesStrips away the polish and shows the man with all his peculiarities SHELF AWARENESSA creative biography of the great Renaissance artist and inventor, taking the bare factual outline we have of da Vinci s life and and filling it in with 15th century Italy s society, culture and history the people and personalities who surrounded da Vinci and the constancies of human nature OREGONIANAll those things you think you know about Leonardo Da Vinci You may want to put them aside after youve read Becoming LeonardoPeeks into the life and quirks of the master as it takes you back several centuries to Renaissance Italy IDAHO PRESS TRIBUNELike a jazz musician taking a theme and improvising upon it, Lankford evokes aspects of da Vinci s personal and professional life and imagines and reimagines them He doesn t dispute facts he just asks What if and his slightly irreverent, totally accessible style only increases our appreciation of this great artist and complex human being BOOKLIST American Library Association A strange, passionate, impressionistic biographical meditationLankford has produced a reading experience far similar to Sebastian de Grazias surreal life of Machiavelli,Machiavelli in Helland every bit as rewarding OPEN LETTERS MONTHLYProvocativeLankfordargues that da Vincis human frailty made him the genius we know today.QUARTZ An original take on one of the most famous artists in history, Becoming Leonardo debunks much of what other biographers have written and the historical claims theyve made Becoming Leonardo seeks to find Da Vincis brilliance in an individual so difficult to comprehend ITALIAN AMERICAMike Lankfords genial and sassy biography Becoming Leonardo An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vincihas none of the stuffiness of that exhausting genre Little is known about the day to day Leonardo, but Lankfords passionate, intelligent speculations bring the shadow to life THE SPECTATORMike Lankford s Becoming Leonardo was selected by the Wall Street Journal as a 2017 Book of the Year He is also the author of 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    • Becoming Leonardo: An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci
    • 4.4
    • 653
    • Hardcover
    • 305 pages
    • Mike Lankford
    • English
    • 05 April 2017

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