DK Children DK Smithsonian: The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia
DK Children DK Smithsonian: The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia

DK Smithsonian: The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia

By DK

$16.99

Publication Date: January 12, 2021

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Ages 10 And Up, Grades 5 And Up

Discover America’s rich history through the eyes of its Commanders-in-Chief, as well as notable First Ladies, famous speeches, and major constitutional events, with this visual reference guide to the leaders of the United States.

The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia presents a unique insight into life in the White House. More than 150 easy-to-read entries cover the Presidents, the First Ladies, the Louisiana Purchase, the Gettysburg Address, and more. Discover which President gave the shortest inaugural address. Find out which President served the shortest term of only 31 days. Read about the inspiring First Ladies who advocated for everything from women’s rights to civil rights. Over 200 fascinating photographs add to young readers’ understanding of these leaders and the key moments that defined their time in office.

Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, The Presidents Visual Encyclopedia is the perfect one-stop reference guide, teaching kids all they need to know about the history of the United States and the remarkable impact our country has had on the rest of the world.

About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK’s aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot’s Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.

Format: Hardcover

Length: 208 pages

Publisher: DK Children

ISBN: 9780744037104

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