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All prices include 2nd class postage and packing to UK.

For all UK orders and enquiries please contact Carmen Kilner at carmen@basquechildren.org.

For Spanish enquiries please contact Alfonso Guilló at tienda@basquechildren.org.

… Books

From Bilbao to Britain
Carmen Kilner
16 pages
£2.75

A brief overview of the history of why and how the children were evacuated
to Britain, together with some information about the colonies.

Recuerdos
edited by Natalia Benjamin
369 pages (including 17 pages of photographs)
£7.50

First-person accounts by the niños de la guerra of their journey
and stay in Britain.

Bilingual.

Only for Three Months: the Basque refugee children in exile (2nd edition)
by Adrian Bell
276 pages - illustrated with line drawings by Caireles Martínez and photographs
£11.50

Covers the political background of events both leading up to the evacuation and during the children's stay. Includes interviews with niños who stayed and their British helpers.

Also available from Adrian Bell at: adrian@mousehold-press.co.uk

It is also available throughout Spain in bookshops as Solo Serán Tres Meses.

… DVDs

The Guernica Children
Steve Bowles
62 mins
£7.00

Steve Bowles' award winning documentary film. Narrated by Siân Phillips.

Bilingual.

1937-2007 Commemorative DVD
 
1 hr 57 mins
£2.00

First of two DVDs of the 70th Commemoration of the arrival of the Basque children to Britain, held at Solent University, Southampton in 2007.

Edited coverage of the whole event, no added commentary.

Kezka Dantza Taldea
with Banda Municipal de Txistularis de Elgoibar
18 mins
£2.00

Second of two DVDs of the 70th Commemoration of the arrival of the Basque children to Britain, held at Solent University, Southampton in 2007.

Covering the traditional Basque dances performed at the event.

… CDs

Songs of the Basque Children
Cañada Blanch School
21 tracks, 33 minutes
£6.00

Songs from the original book used by the niños de la guerra, performed
by children from the Cañada Blanch school, London (13 tracks sung in Spanish)
and a reissue of an original 1938 Parlaphone recording (8 tracks sung in Basque).

Songs of the Spanish Civil War
EP by na-mara
4 tracks 23 mins
£6.00

Written and performed by this duo composed of musician
Roberto García (son of niño Fausto García) and Paul McNamara,
the EP includes their song about the story of the niños leaving Bilbao.

More information from na-mara: discography - shop

Solo Por Tres Meses
EP by na-mara
4 tracks 18 mins
£6.00

Written and performed by this duo composed of musician
Roberto García (son of niño Fausto García) and Paul McNamara,
the EP includes their song about the story of the niños leaving Bilbao.

More information from na-mara: discography - shop