They still draw pictures : children's art in wartime from the Spanish Civil War to Kosovo (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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They still draw pictures : children's art in wartime from the Spanish Civil War to Kosovo

Author: Anthony L Geist; Peter N Carroll
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A heart-wrenching, yet enlightening collection of children's drawings forged in the fires of war. Of the 600,000 refugees who sought shelter from Franco's tyranny in the relative security of Republican-controlled eastern Spain, more than 200,000 were children. The Republic responded to this crisis by establishing colonias infantiles (children's colonies), often in country estates and mansions that had been abandoned  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Art
History
Children's art
Art and the war
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Geist, Anthony L., 1945-
They still draw pictures.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606796415
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony L Geist; Peter N Carroll
ISBN: 0252027167 9780252027161 0252070267 9780252070266
OCLC Number: 46856313
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Foreword: Children's Art in Wartime / Robert Coles --
Introduction / Anthony L. Geist --
Children of the Spanish Civil War / Anthony L. Geist --
Color Plates.
Responsibility: Anthony L. Geist and Peter N. Carroll ; foreword by Robert Coles.

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Of the 600,000 refugees who sought shelter from Franco's tyranny in the relative security of Republican-controlled eastern Spain, more than 200,000 were children. This title collects and comments on  Read more...

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"A moving collection of youngsters' art reflecting wartime violence and suffering." -- Michael Upchurch, The Seattle Times

 
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