Brunelleschi's Dome

Mr. King talked about his book Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, published by Walker and Co. The book tells… read more

Mr. King talked about his book Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, published by Walker and Co. The book tells the story of Filippo Brunelleschi and how in 1418 he solved one of the most famous engineering puzzles of the Renaissance and introduced new elements of architecture by successfully completing the dome of the cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore. Mr. King’s book also depicts life in Florence in the early 15th century. After the presentation Mr. King answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Brunelleschi's Dome

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Program ID:
163736-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Corte Madera, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 22, 2001 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 28, 2001 | 10:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 22, 2001 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 2001 | 11:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 29, 2001 | 8:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 08, 2001 | 5:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 2001 | 10:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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