A Time To Keep Silence by Patrick Leigh Fermor
While still a teenager, Patrick Leigh Fermor made his way across Europe, as recounted in his classic memoirs, A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water. During World War II, he fought with local partisans against the Nazi occupiers of Crete.
Between the Woods: On Foot To Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland To the Middle Danube
At the age of eighteen, Patrick Leigh Fermor set off from the heart of London on an epic journey—to walk to Constantinople. A Time of Gifts is the rich account of his adventures.
Between the Woods And the Water: On Foot To Constantinople: From the Middle Danube To the Iron Gates
The journey that Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on in 1933—to cross Europe on foot with an emergency allowance of one pound a day—proved so rich in experiences that when much later he sat down to describe them, they overflowed into more than one volume. Und