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Spies of London - Paul Dettmann EPISODE 4, 7th August 2020
Paddy & Billy: WW2 Crete

Paddy & Billy: WW2 Crete

A tribute to the heroic adventures of Patrick Leigh Fermor and William Stanley "Billy" Moss on Crete in WW2, including a closer look at Paddy's letters and other writings. I have been a fan of Patrick Leigh Fermor for years, but what does Billy's book, Ill Met By Moonlight, add to our knowledge?

This is a crossover episode with our Library Discoveries podcast, and the first of two special episodes on this subject. Enjoy!

In the show I refer to an article I wrote about letters and diaries of famous people. You can read it here.