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
    $31.99
  • 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
    $31.99
  • 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

    $31.99
  • 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
    $29.99
  • 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
    $37.00
  • 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
    $50.00

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