Who was Leonardo da Vinci?
- He had a keen eye and quick mind that led him to make
important scientific discoveries, yet he never published his
- He was a gentle vegetarian who loved animals and hated war,
yet he worked as a military engineer to invent advanced and deadly
- He was one of the greatest painters of the Italian
Renaissance, yet he left only a handful of completed
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scientist, inventor, and artist.
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