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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  • Human Body!

    Format:Hardback  

    The ultimate kids' guide to the human body, with computer-generated 3-D imagery that shows them the body as they've never seen it before, from the award-winning publisher of Knowledge Encyclopedia.This visual encyclopedia includes astonishing, all-new 3-D artworks, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • 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

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • Dinosaurios

    Format:Hardback  

    Fun facts on fossils, amphibians, sea creatures, woolly mammoths, Neanderthals, insects, and more that will intrigue young readers and provide an experience that will redefine natural history for kids.The lost world of velociraptor, stegosaurus, allosaurus, and other Read More

    $24.99
  • 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
    $30.00
  • 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
    $40.00
  • The Elements Book

    Format:Hardback  

    Kids can go on a visual tour of the 118 chemical elements of the periodic table, from argon to zinc, in this one awesome volume packed with incredible images and fascinating facts.Cataloged by type, each element's properties and atomic structure is explained. More than Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $22.99
  • The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    Explore the lives of America's 45 presidents, as well as notable first ladies, famous speeches, and major constitutional events, with this visual reference guide to the leaders of the United States.From George Washington to Donald Trump, The Presidents Visual Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $16.99
  • 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"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
    $19.99
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