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.