From George Washington to Donald Trump, explore the lives of America's presidents.

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 e-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, 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 a 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.
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From first words to the Big Bang, from the wonders of nature to city adventures, you will find expert knowledge, hours of fun and endless inspiration in the pages of our books. 

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From George Washington to Donald Trump, explore the lives of America's presidents.

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 e-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, 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 a 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.

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We believe in the power of discovery. That's why we create books for everyone that explore ideas and nurture curiosity about the world we live in.
 
From first words to the Big Bang, from the wonders of nature to city adventures, you will find expert knowledge, hours of fun and endless inspiration in the pages of our books. 

https://www.dk.com/ View titles by DK

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