Smithsonian

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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  • 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

    $24.99
  • 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
    $29.99
  • 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
    $15.99
  • Washington, D.C.

    Format:Board book  

    Come along on a tour of Washington, D.C., and learn all about monuments, museums, and other famous places in the United States' capital city.

    $8.99
  • Maker Lab

    Format:Hardback  

    As seen on The Late Late Show with James Corden.Build, invent, create, and discover 28 awesome experiments and activities with Maker Lab.Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution and supporting STEM education initiatives, Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $19.99
  • 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

    $22.99
  • 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
    $24.99
  • 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
    $40.00
  • Everything You Need to Know About Birds

    Format:Hardback  

    Have you ever wondered how birds fly or what's inside an egg? You can find out the answers to these questions and more in Everything You Need to Know About Birds! From the nocturnal owls to the flightless penguins, learn about the different evolution and habitats of Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $15.99
  • Design

    Format:Hardback  

    Design: The Definitive Visual History lays out the complete evolution of design, from its origins in early cultures to the contemporary design - physical and digital - of today. This comprehensive volume covers every major design movement, along with the iconic Read More

    $50.00
  • Picturepedia

    Format:Hardback  

    A mini-encyclopedia on every page! 10,000 stunning photographs and illustrations catalog the wonders of history, space, the natural world, and more in Picturepedia. Bringing together an amazing array of images to explain every topic under the sun - and beyond, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $29.99
  • Wildlife of the World

    Format:Hardback  

    Wildlife of the World takes you on a journey through some of the most scenic and rich animal habitats - from the Amazon rain forests to the Himalayas, the Sahara to the South Pole - meeting the most important animals in each ecosystem along the way. In Wildlife of the Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $50.00
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