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Janello Torriani and the Spanish Empire : A Vitruvian Artisan at the Dawn of the Scientific Revolution
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Janello Torriani, or Juanelo Turriano (Cremona, ca. 1500 – Toledo, 1585), is the greatest––though forgotten–– among Renaissance inventors and constructors of machines. His story is foundational for the understanding of the roots of the Scientific and the Industrial Revolutions.
Number of Pages: 450
Genre: Science, Biography + Autobiography, History
Sub-Genre: Machinery, History
Series Title: Nuncius
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Cristiano Zanetti
Street Date: August 17, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-51-3692
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