Smithsonian

Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum and research complex. The DK and Smithsonian publishing relationship brings the scholarship of Smithsonian experts out of the museum and into your home with authoritative books for both kids and adults that cover a range of topics, including history, science, nature, design, fashion, and more. Whether you are interested in a visual history of the Civil War or the many ages of fashion, DK’s unique collaboration with the Smithsonian offers books that are as educational as they are beautiful.

Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum and research complex. The DK and Smithsonian publishing relationship brings the scholarship of Smithsonian experts out of the museum and into your home with authoritative books for both kids and adults that cover a range of topics, including history, science, nature, design, fashion, and more. Whether you are interested in a visual history of the Civil War or the many ages of fashion, DK’s unique collaboration with the Smithsonian offers books that are as educational as they are beautiful.

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  • Super Earth Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    A visual encyclopedia that showcases the most amazing things about our planet as kids have never seen them before with mind-blowing photography, brand-new CGI artworks, and incredible facts and stats.Kids can explore amazing natural structures, incredible weather Read more

    $31.99
  • Dinosaurios

    Format:Hardback  

    Written in Latin American Spanish, Dinosaur! will intrigue young readers and provide an experience that redefines natural history for kids.Packed with fun facts on fossils, amphibians, sea creatures, woolly mammoths, Neanderthals, insects, and more, prehistoric Read more

    $31.99
  • The Vietnam War

    Format:Hardback  

    Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, this authoritative guide chronicles America's fight against Communism in southeast Asia during the 1960s and 1970s, and comprehensively explores the people, politics, events, and lasting effects of the Vietnam Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $50.00
  • Tank

    Format:Hardback  

    A visual history of armored vehicles, from the early tanks of World War I to present-day models, created in association with the Smithsonian Institution.Showcasing the most famous military fighting machines, Tank combines comprehensive photographic spreads with Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $37.00
  • Universo

    Format:Hardback  

    Universo lleva a los jóvenes lectores a un viaje extraordinario utilizando modelos 3D generados por ordenador para explorar y explicar los objetos más extraordinarios del universo y mostrar cada uno de ellos con un detalle nunca visto. Adéntrate al núcleo explosivo de Read more

    $31.99
  • Animal!

    Format:Hardback  

    A groundbreaking visual approach to the animal kingdom packed with facts about mammals, birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and more, created in association with the Smithsonian Institution.Follow the timeline of evolution and extinction of animals throughout history Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $36.99
  • Children's Illustrated Atlas

    Format:Hardback  

    Bring geography to life and explore the countries of the world like never before with DK's Children's Illustrated Atlas. Featuring approximately 50 unique maps of the world that show each country in full-color detail, this new atlas is bursting with information, Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $19.99
  • Washington, D.C.

    Format:Board book  

    Come along a tour of Washington, D.C., and learn all about the monuments, museums, and other famous places in the United States capital city with Washington, D.C. Full of trivia and the latest information, readers can learn about ten of the most famous sites in Read more

    $10.99
  • Maker Lab

    Format:Hardback  

    As seen on "The Late Late Show with James Corden"Supporting STEM education initiatives and the maker movement, the National Parenting Publication Award-winner Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe projects and crafts that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • The Rock and Gem Book

    Format:Hardback  

    What is the difference between a rock and a gem? What makes the Hope Diamond so special? Why are some minerals fluorescent? Dig deep to find the answers in The Rock and Gem Book. Filled with over 1,200 stunning full-color photographs, The Rock and Gem Book is the Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $29.99
  • Super Bug Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    Following on the success of Super Nature Encyclopedia and Super Human Encyclopedia comes Super Bug Encyclopedia - a look at the 100 most amazing insects on the planet! Using macro photography and brand-new CGI artworks, Super Bug zooms right in to reveal the secrets of Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $30.99
  • The American Revolution

    Format:Hardback  

    The American Revolution will transport you back in time and onto the frontlines. This complete overview of the war brings all the action to life, from the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party to the Declaration of Independence and the Treaty of Paris. Beginning Read more

    Also available in eBook
    $46.00
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