Scans from Italian Renaissance sketchbook featuring military art

Published on October 29th, 2009 | by Admin

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Check out this incredible Italian sketchbook containing sketches showing Renaissance military information.

This unique Italian sketchbook includes more than 200 highly detailed sketches and provides valuable insights into design and construction principles of Renaissance fortresses; siege and storm tactics of the era; guns development and gunnery intricacies; handling of the heavy objects, guns and siege towers on the battlefield; working principles of hydraulics mechanisms; distance, angle and height measurements for siege works and target acquisition; etc.

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