How Did Brunelleschi Build The Dome For Florence's Cathedral

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I chose, Brunelleschi's design of the dome for Florence's cathedral. What I found was fascinating. Not only did Brunelleschi build the largest masonry dome in the world, an achievement that still holds true today, many historians and engineers are still debating over how the dome was built. By examining existing domes, Brunelleschi was able to build on past knowledge, and take architecture, and engineering to a new level. At the time, there was no way of raising and maneuvering the heavy material that was required to build the dome. Brunelleschi invented a oxen powered hoist system with a clutch, that would allow loads to be lowered and raised without having to change direction the oxen traveled. Brunelleschi also came up with a method
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