Colin Janes was born in Oxford and read Classics at King's College, London. He lived and worked in Greece for 30 years, leading walking holidays in the Greek and Cretan mountains. Colin Janes now lives in Dorset.
Published: November 19, 2013.
Nonfiction » History » Military
The Eagles of Crete is the first book to give an account of the civil war that broke out in parts of Crete shortly after the end of World War II. Based on local newspaper reports and conversations with those who took part, The Eagles of Crete gives an unbiased narrative of the armed conflict and the years spent in hiding by the survivors of the communist forces.