The 2016 election was, to say the least, one for the books.  

CNN Politics has commemorated one of the most extraordinary news stories in American history with Unprecedented: The Election That Changed Everything, out today.

Unprecedented chronicles the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign from the beginning, complete with all the twists and turns through you-are-there imagery and writing. Authored by top CNN writer Thomas Lake and edited by Jodi Enda, Unprecedented  features exclusive photos, commentary and insights from some of CNN’s greatest contributors, including veteran journalist Carl Bernstein, correspondent Brian Stelter and Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Hume Kennerly.

Preview more of Unprecedented here, or buy it for the news junkie on your gift list here