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Caprese Michelangelo – Birthplace of Michelangelo

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Sculptor, painter, architect, his genius has made it to today, his major works are considered essential heritage for humanity, but only a few know the true origins of this maestro or have visited the place where he was born that … Continue reading

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Tuscan famous personalities – Leonardo Fibonacci, Arabic science and the rebirth of mathematics in the West

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Leonardo Fibonacci was born around 1170, probably in Pisa, to Guglielmo Bonacci, a wealthy Italian merchant. Guglielmo directed a trading post (by some accounts he was the consultant for Pisa) in Bugia, a port east of Algiers in the Almohad … Continue reading

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